A 22-year-old male asked:
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if someone has a bmi of 29-30 and takes a home pregnancy test 1 week after missed period (early detection test) can their overweight affect negative?

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Dr. Maureen Ziboh
26 years experience Family Medicine
No: Pregnancy tests measure a hormone in the blood of pregnant women an dis not affected by weight.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017

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