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went to the er -i had bleeding for 5-6 days after confirmed pregnancy. the dr checked my cervix and said its closed & my hcg is 6, & i am 3wks. worry?

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Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Early pregnancy: Unfortunately, an HCG of 6 is essentially not pregnant. Certainly at 3 weeks it should be higher. You should have that HCG rechecked to see if it has increased.
Answered on Dec 19, 2014

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