A false positive causes unnecessary anxiety until the test is redone.
Serum autoantibodies may induce false positive result of anti - HIV test.
血清中自身抗体可引起 抗 -HIV初筛试验结果假阳性.
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The Journal calls them "false positive epidemics".
The positive feedback mechanism has proven to be false.
More than one fifth of the scans resulted in false positive readings.
N-COUNT 假阳性;错误的测试结果 A false positive is a mistaken result of a scientific test. For example, if the result of a pregnancy test is a false positive, it indicates that a woman is pregnant when she is not.
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