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So i am a little worried about getting my hopes up and do not want to talk to others before i know for sure. My husband and I have been trying to get pregnant for a few months with no luck. My last period was September 24 and I had taken 6 pregnancy tests since, all that said not pregnant. However, two days ago I took a test, expecting it to say not pregnant and it was pregnant! I was so excited and took another one that also said pregnant. I called yesterday to make a prenatal appointment and I won't be able to get in until Dec 15. Is there a way that I could not be pregnant and the tests being wrong? Has this happened to anyone?
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replied November 24th, 2011
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
It is rare to have false positive results with urine pregnancy test kits. You may also consider taking a repeat urine pregnancy test (on an early morning first urine sample as it contains highest concentration of HCG hormone and is usually accurate) after 7-10 days of missed/altered periods to see if you get positive results, or get it confirmed by a blood HCG test (avoid lot of fluid intake or caffeinated beverage intake in the previous night before test). Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately).
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