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false positive for chlamydia during pregnancy

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  • Posted By: jesslynn
  • July 8, 2011
  • 02:29 AM

I am in my first trimester of pregnancy and I went for my first prenatal urine and blood tests. The tests came back saying I am positive for chlamydia. I knew that was not possible I have been married for 5 years and neither me or my husband has cheated, and I was tested when I had my daughter 3 years ago. The same day I made an appointment at my normal family doctor and was tested with a swab. That test came back Negative, which I knew it would. I want people to know my story because there is a chance for false positives and from what I have been reading it's more common in pregnancy. It's sad to think something like a false positive can ruin a marriage and peoples lives. I just say get a second test if you are sure there is no way you could have it.

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