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Is hooks effect seen in quantitative beta hCG blood test? Does it have to be diluted to check if high levels if present?

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In brief: No

The effect is only seen in some one step HCG urine tests.
Serum quantitative tests are not subject to the effect.

In brief: No

The effect is only seen in some one step HCG urine tests.
Serum quantitative tests are not subject to the effect.
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