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Can A Cyst Affect A Blood Hcg Test
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Generally no,but....: There are a few ovarian tumors that cause false positive pregnancy tests, but there are a variety of other reasons for a persistent elevated pregnancy level. For example I have a patient who had head trauma 2 years ago and has not been sexually active since then, but always has a low positive pregnancy test level. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can a blood pregnancy test say positive with a low 10 then the next blood pregnancy test said negative , can I be pregnant ?
Beta hcg: False positives are rare w/ blood HCG test, but they do happen. Viral infection isn't one of those common causes of false positives, however. It's recommended that if there's suspicion of false positive, one should get a retest. ...Read more
Can a doctor see you are pregnant thru a pelvic exam before a blood test or a urine test can come back positive?
No: This would require powers beyond the skills of even the best examiners. ...Read more
Is it possible to have a false pregnancy test a week after a ruptured ovarian cyst was found via ultrasound?
Can overidrel give false positives even in a blood test it would be a week since conception i had positive tests as well as a blood test n a negative?
Does taking b12 a week before an intrinsic factor blood test cause a false reading? Would it affect a b12 test too?
Depends on the test: The test for intrinsic factor is usually antibody to intrinsic factor and that would not be affected. If the B12 test is measuring the blood level of the vitamin, then that would be affected and yield a higher reading than the baseline, without the B 12 supplement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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