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Can an ovarian cyst cause a false positive pregnancy test?

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 had two positive pregnancy test this morning, I'm wondering why 2 weeks ago the hospital test were negative when I went in for ovarian cysts?

It takes time. It takes a few weeks after getting pregnant for the test to turn positive. Read more...
A pregnancy test. does not become positive at the time of conception, depending on the test, it could take 2 weeks to become positive. Read more...

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?

Positive preg test. Pregnancy tests are actually quite accurate. Repeat the test and if it is positive you are probably pregnant. Ovarian cysts dont usually give positive. There are some rare cases that can cause a false posiive. Read more...

Hello. 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 more...
Few things. Cysts should NOT affect the results of a home pregnancy test. As to whether it affects your fertility it really depends on what kind of cyst it is. If you have polycystic ovarian syndrome or endometriosis it could. But a functional cyst, a dermoid cyst, or cystadenoma should not affect your fertility. I don't know if your doc could tell from the US report which kind of cyst it was. Best wishes! Read more...