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A qualitative blood test can be wrong. The Quantitative Beta HCG blood test will not be wrong.

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Q: Can blood tests for pregnancy be wrong?
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You have had 3 positive blood pregnancy tests and one negative home pregnancy test which was taken after the first positive blood test was reported what does this mean?

It means that either the blood tests were wrong or the home pregnancy test was wrong

How do blood pregnancy tests work?

It tests the hCG (pregnancy hormone) levels that are in your blood.

Can a doctors pregnancy test be wrong?

Yes, all pregnancy tests can be wrong

Is the test a blood test?

Pregnancy tests can be both blood tests ot urine tests.

What does 10 percent positive on a blood pregnancy test mean?

You read the results wrong. Blood pregnancy tests aren't reported in percentages. Take a look at the result again.

Are home pregnancy tests as accurate as blood tests?

Home pregnancy tests are not as effective as blood tests. I am on my fifth pregnancy and have had many occasions where a home test has simply not shown up. Although I have been told this is rare, a blood test is the only way to be certain.

Can blood tests detect pregnancy?


If I had 4 positive urine pregnancy tests and I went to the doctor and he couldn't find anything in the sonogram he administered so he had me do a blood test could 4 home pregnancy tests be wrong?

yes the home pregnancy test is wrong because accuracy wise the blood test for pregnancy which more clinics and hospitals use is more accurate than urine test for pregnancy which is the one frequently used in home pregnancy test or the quick kit test for pregnancy.

Who tests your blood to see what is wrong?


Will pregnancy show up in a blood test for mono?

No. A pregnancy test tests for the hormones that only show in pregnancy. Mono is a disease and they would look for the signs of Mono. Now, they could also do a pregnancy test just to make sure you aren't pregnant to check off what is wrong with you. The doctor will order blood tests of various kinds to be sure what the problem is with your health.

How accurate are blood pregnancy tests?

100% when done correctly.

What are tests you take outside of school?

Employment tests, pregnancy tests, drug tests, blood and urine tests for medical examinations, etc.

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