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What can cause a false positive urine hcg?

What can cause a false positive urine hcg?

Tumor: There are some tumors that produce HCG and it can cause false positive urine test. However, blood test is more likely to cause false positive result due to the presence of "heterophile" antibodies. ...Read more

Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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What would cause 4 positive urine hCG tests but a negative blood test? Period isn't due til may 24th or 26th

What would cause 4 positive urine hCG tests but a negative blood test? Period isn't due til may 24th or 26th

Technique: It is likely that the urine test was not done properly. The home pregnancy test should be done 4-5 days after a missed period; use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more

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Hcg positive in urine but not in blood. What will cause this?

Hcg positive in urine but not in blood. What will cause this?

Several reasons: First of all urine tests are prone to false positives, meaning you are not pregnant but it shows you are. In addition, it may be a low value and an early miscarriage and even a blood test a day later is already negative. ...Read more

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Lmp 10/4/14. Hcg in urine was positive. Lab said my hCG blood level was 5448.0 and read above high normal. What does this mean? 2wks pregnantlmp

Lmp 10/4/14. Hcg in urine was positive. Lab said my hCG blood level was 5448.0 and read above high normal. What does this mean? 2wks pregnantlmp

HCG in pregnancy: Can be extremely variable. High levels are sometimes associated with multiples (twins etc) and in rare cases can be associated with abnormal products of conception such as choriocarcinoma or molar pregnancies. So you will need to consult with OB and have an ultrasound done to better describe what the specifics are in your case. Best 2u and here's wishing you a healthy pregnancy, maybe even twins! ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: urine hcg?

What is the definition or description of: urine hcg?

Pregnancy test: Beta-hcg is the hormone that rises exponentially in a woman's bloodstream when she is pregnant. Pregnancy can be diagnosed by either detecting HCG in the blood or in the urine. A positive HCG test in either place means the woman is pregnant in most cases. ...Read more

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I haven't had a period for three months. I miscarried at the beginning of the year at 8 weeks with low hCG what affects your urine hcg?

I haven't had a period for three months. I miscarried at the beginning of the year at 8 weeks with low hCG what affects your urine hcg?

Pregnancy: Urine HCG levels follow serum (blood) levels. Hcg in blood comes from the pregnancy and nothing else; a miscarriage (often) has low HCG because the pregnancy is abnormal, the low HCG doesn't cause miscarriage. ...Read more

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Last reg cycle 22-27may. Had 3 day cycle 18jun. Nauseated and dizzy x1 wk since 16jun. Urine hCG neg on 22jun. Brown spotting on 23jun. Thoughts?

Last reg cycle 22-27may. Had 3 day cycle 18jun. Nauseated and dizzy x1 wk since 16jun. Urine hCG neg on 22jun. Brown spotting on 23jun. Thoughts?

Irregular periods : Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I check my report from the hospital is write inside that urine hcg neg and hcg pos but the doctor never go through my paper to explain anything to me ?

I check my report from the hospital is write inside that urine hcg neg and hcg pos but the doctor never go through my paper to explain anything to me ?

Hcg: Your blood (serum) hcg turns positive a few days before the urine does. I am assuming you had both done. However, this could also be that is showing an actual result and an expected normal result. Follow up with your physician and have them look at the report to see which scenario is accurate. ...Read more

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What does beta hCG positive for a virgin girl indicate?

What does beta hCG positive for a virgin girl indicate?

Possible mass: If a girl is truly not pregnant and has an elevated (usually quite high) beta-hcg, this could be caused by certain tumors such as germ cell tumors. ...Read more

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Urine Hcg (Definition)

Beta-hcg is the hormone that rises exponentially in a woman's bloodstream when she is pregnant. Pregnancy can be diagnosed by either detecting HCG in the blood or in the urine. A positive HCG test in either place means the woman is ...Read more