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Can Hcg tests be wrong? My doctor told me it came back negative, but it still feels like a positive...Am I just wishing?

Can the Hcg be wrong or is it always right? Can someone be pregnant and the test still come back negative?

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sallygrl02

Asked by sallygrl02 at 2:07 PM on Jul. 1, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • It would be rare but I assume anything could happen. See if you can get an ultrasound, there would be no doubt then.
    TeriMelisa

    Answer by TeriMelisa at 2:11 PM on Jul. 1, 2009

  • no i think they are pretty acurate.especially the blood tests.
    brittoh

    Answer by brittoh at 2:12 PM on Jul. 1, 2009

  • I took a home test and had it come up pos, but when I went the doc it was neg. Two weeks later I went to another doc for the same symptoms and it came back pos. It really depends on the lab techs running the test, and how far along you are. Its rare to get a neg on the Hcg test but it can happen.
    Emuu

    Answer by Emuu at 2:17 PM on Jul. 1, 2009

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