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Had tubes tied from ectopic pregnancy, lactating. Had Mastasis. Have fluctuating PT results. Normal?

Yes, I have a question. I have a 9 month old baby boy. I had both my tubes removed from an ectopic pregnancy and I am lactating. My doctor gave me a medicine to dry my milk up when my son was a month old because I had mastasis or something like that. But I took two pregnancy tests one came back negative the other positive. Is that normal?
Asked On : Thu, 31 Jan 2013
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Thanks for the query.

Since both of your tubes are removed due to ectopic pregnancy, less likely you are pregnant.
This could be a false positive test (ranges between 0.1-2%)

False positive could be due to improper testing, evaporation line on a pregnancy test, hCG therapy, expired tests or faulty home pregnancy tests.

I recommend you to repeat your UPT and get a ultrasonography to be more sure.

Contact your doctor immediately if pain abdomen, giddiness and spotting.

Hope this helps. You can write to me anytime for further clarifications,

Dr Nilofer
Answered: Fri, 1 Feb 2013
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