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Faint line on pregnancy test. Started light period. Pregnancy test showing negative. What does this mean?

i saw faint line on pregnancy test kit. 2 times by taking test a gap of 2 das before my periods. my period date was 6th june. but they comes on 7th. n i took test on 6th. a faint line comes on test. periods were lesser than earlier comes n in 2 das they finished. today i again made a test. n they faint line disappeared totally. what is its meaning. plz tell?
Asked On : Tue, 12 Jun 2012
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OBGYN 's  Response
May 2013
Appearance of positive line in pregnancy test kit in absence of pregnancy can be seen in conditions like,
-errors of test application,
reading test afer suggested 3 to 5 minute window or reaction time,
kit with past expired date

-taking hcg injection as part of infertility treatment,

-in some diseases of liver, germ cell tumors etc will produce elevated hcg leading to false positive test.

anyhow as you got periods it will possibly rule out the chances of pregnancy, so you better try in the next cycle.
take care.
Answered: Sat, 30 Jun 2012
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