Will a bladder infection or cyst on the ovaries

Patient

Q: Will a bladder infection or cyst on the ovrys make a pregnancy test come out positive?

Doctor

A:   Hello,
Thanks for the query.

A pregnancy test is positive only when there is beta hCG a hormone secreted by a pregnant woman, is detected in urine. A bladder infection or a cyst in the ovary will not alter the results or cause it positive.

Hope this helped.
Regards

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