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A 26-year-old female asked:

i had ectopic pregnancy and laparoscopy 23rd of july (hormone lev. 2900 at the time and no more than 6 w preg. how long does it take for hormone to go?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Usually: A "rule of thumb" is that hCG drops at about the same rate it rises; so it can take 2-6 weeks for your hCG to fall to zero. It may fall quicker; most women should be followed with blood levels about weekly until they are zero.

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