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9 weeks ago i had a miscarriage and i am still getting a positive pregnancy test even with april 14 hcg levels came back at 25 is this normal?

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Dr. Sheree Cloer
18 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Hcg level in the blood goes down gradually, so this is not at all unusual. Sorry for your loss.
Answered on May 14, 2014

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