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Ept Pregnancy Test Results False Positive
Hypothyroidism is not expected to cause a false positive pregnancy test. If you have any concern, get a blood test for HCG level.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Did pregnancy test was faint positive I've had massive back pain, bleeding and cramping nauseas now few days later nothing am I pregnant or false alarm?
Pregnancy test: I am unaware thtat microscopic hematuria can cause a false postive on a pregnancy test. ...Read more
In Sep 2016 I had a medical abortion, So in Feb 2017 took a pregnancy test and it came out positive. Is this test accurate or false positive?
Tests are accurate: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex, so the question is could there be a new pregnancy since September. If a repeat test a few days later is still positive, then a pregnancy is the likely cause. ...Read more
I just tested positive on a home pregnancy test but I also have a cyst. How do I know if I'm really pregnant or if the cyst gave me a false positive?
Preg: What Karen bad if cyst are you talking about. Positive is positive. Go see your doctor for reassurance ...Read more
I had an hCG trigger shot on jan 9th. Its been 13 days since the shot. Took test & was positive! Is it 2 early 2 take pregnancy test? False positive?
It's real: 13 days is not a false positive. Congratulations, and best of luck. ...Read more
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Depo: Depo should not cause a false positive on a pregnancy test. Since false negatives are much more common than false positives, you should call your doctor right away and have them test you to know for sure. You could be pregnant. Good luck! ...Read more
NO: While thyroid stimulating homrone (TSH) and the pregnancy hormone (beta hcg) share some common compenents, it will not cause a false preganncy test, either through a urine/home pregnancy test or a blood test. It usually happens in the reverse- bhcg can sometimes stimiuate the thyroid gland. ...Read more
Can ovarian cancer be caused by hormones like some breast cancers? I had a false-positive pregnancy test and have ovarian cancer.
Depends: What test are you talking about? Blood test or urine test? A urine test is not likely to have a false positive if you follow the instructions carefully, including the time within which to read the result. There may be false negative result if you test too early of if the urine is too dilute. ...Read more
No.: Not really. A positive is a positive as long as you did it correctly. ...Read more
Can I get a false positive result on a pregnancy test? Do I wait until Monday to call my Dr or go to Statcare?
Positive test: False Positive tests are not very common. You could always do another home test to verify. Unless something is wrong there is no reason to rush into an urgent care or ER just because you are pregnant. You can just call and schedule your first Ob appointment with your obgyn in the next few weeks. ...Read more
What factors can contribute to a false positive pregnancy test? I'm not on any medication and an curious if my positive result might be incorrect.
Probably positive: It's probably positive. The test checks for the Beta subunit of HCG, and it doesn't cross react with other hormones. It sounds like you are pregnant. ...Read more
No: Uti will not give false pregnancy test and you can have UTI even if your pregnant. ...Read more
I got back my doctor given pregnancy test results and it said : positive (abn) what does that abn stand for?
Lab results: Are always flagged as normal or abnormal. In the case of hCG, the "normal, " result is negative. Positive hCG levels are flagged by the labs' automated systems as "abnormal, " but that says nothing about the normality of your pregnancy. Follow your doctor's recommendations. ...Read more
A positive pregnancy test result followed by a negative result which is more likely false positive or a false negative?
If one takes a pregnancy test when spotting will it result in false positive? Will it be inaccurate because of spotting contamination?
If you can keep the urine from being contaminated with the "spotting" the test will still be accurate. If you have any doubt, get a blood test for HCG level.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Will the dr's ofc call with pregnancy test results whether they're negative or positive? How long does it take for a blood pregnancy test results
Pregnancy test: You will need to call your doctor's office for this information.. ...Read more
I got a positive pregnancy. Test and I have been stressing for like 2 weeks before I got the positive result. Is it possible its a false positive?
Repeat it: Very unlikely unless you just read it wrong. Simply repeat the test following the instructions on the box. Then start your prenatal vitamins and find a doctor to begin your prenatal care. ...Read more
WILL NOT AFFECT: No being intoxicated will not have any affect on pregnancy test. ...Read more
Please advise if it's less or more likely to get a false positive pregnancy test result while intoxicated?
No it will not.: Intoxication will not effect your pregnancy test. ...Read more
After hCG levels have returned 0 can the harmones still linger around making pregnancy test have false positives results after a week or can it b true?
No: Once it hits 0 you are no longer pregnant. It is really reliable. ...Read more
Halcion (triazolam): Should NOT cause a false positive pregnancy test. Take care. ...Read more
Can Xanax (alprazolam) give a false positive on a pregnancy test? I read it can cause a rise in the pregnancy hormone levels and show a false positive result.
No: Ovarian cysts do not cause false negative results on a pregnancy test. ...Read more