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how much hcg is needed for a positive pregnancy test

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Congratulations: You are pregnant. The level depends on the duration of pregnancy. See this site for more information on HCG levels. http://americanpregnancy.org/whil ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: It is possible to have a slight decrease in HCG in early pregnancy but not likely. Sorry I can't give you better news.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: The hCG levels typically rise throughout pregnancy until about 12 to 14 weeks when the levels decrease slowly for a few weeks. In early pregnancy, wh ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Methotrexate injecti: These injections are well tolerated, produce minimal if any side effects. So you should be able to go to work fine.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
It sounds like: you had a miscarriage. What does your GYN say??
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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HCG is HCG: Yes. Of course.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Donot worry : It takes time from your body for HCG levels to go to zero ,you should check it on a weekly basis ,just make sure no sexual activity in the meantime ,s ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ew Christensen
28 years experience Family Medicine
Yes and Yes: If your HCG level was not followed after your miscarriage until it was zero, then a positive HCG level now could mean that you did not clear out all o ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
33 years experience Family Medicine
About 10 -12 days : Over-the-counter pregnancy test should be positive within two weeks
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yamil Cabrera
29 years experience Pharmacology
Metformin and HCG: Metformin does not contain HCG and I am not aware of it affecting HCG levels.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Congratulations!: Congratulations on your pregnancy! And your question is?

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