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Can a pregnancy test ever read positive and you not be pregnant?

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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
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In brief: Pregnancy

Not likely. Make sure you see a doctor. However, yes there cases where the HCG level (pregnancy hormone) is elevated when you are not pregnant.

In brief: Pregnancy

Not likely. Make sure you see a doctor. However, yes there cases where the HCG level (pregnancy hormone) is elevated when you are not pregnant.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Dr. Walter Kobasa
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Ovarian tumor

Rare tumors of the ovary can secrete b HCG this is the hormone that rises during pregnancy which makes the pregnancy test read positive.
Remeber though this is a very rare tumor!

In brief: Ovarian tumor

Rare tumors of the ovary can secrete b HCG this is the hormone that rises during pregnancy which makes the pregnancy test read positive.
Remeber though this is a very rare tumor!
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Dr. Walter Kobasa
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