Blood Pregnancy Test: Can It Give a False Positive?
I have an eight month old and I think I'm about eight weeks pregnant again. A home test and a blood test both were positive, but I don't feel pregnant. Can serum pregnancy tests be falsely positive due to hormones from breastfeeding?Question:
It is very unlikely that the serum test could be wrong, as it is a direct measurement of the hCG that a pregnancy produces. Although some tumors produce hCG, breastfeeding does not.Answer: