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How Does An Ovarian Cyst Affect A Pregnancy Test
When an ovarian cyst ruptures, do we excrete the fluid in our urine or is it reabsorbed by our body? Will the leaking fluid affect a pregnancy 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
having an ovarian cyst could that affect getting pregnant or even affect results on a home pregnancy test?
Depends on what kind: There are many types of ovarian cyst and they all have different functions/pathologies depending on what they are. It is possible for cysts to secrete hormones that prevent proper ovulation and that might affect chances at pregnancies. Rarely, ovarian tumors can also rarely secrete Hcg and cause a false positive pregnancy test. If you have more questions, please consult! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm 17, took a pregnancy test, came out positive, not sure if its a false positive due to me having had an ovarian cyst, that may still be there?
No: Blood or urine pregnancy test is often performed in premenopausal women who have an ovarian cyst. Ovarian cysts are common during pregnancy, but ovarian cysts are not known to cause a false-positive test. False-positive pregnancy tests are rare, with only a handful of possible causes. ...Read more
I have ovarian cyst & pregnancy symptoms, but got a positive pregnancy test at the doctor. I read an ovarian cyst can mimic pregnancy. Is this true?
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
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