A 37-year-old female asked:
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i am 5 weeks pregnant with two previous miscarriage . 2 days ago my hcg level was 2000 and today it was 2450. can be a sign of ectopic pregnancy or mc?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes - see M.D.!: If the reported values are accurate and 48 hours apart, they indicate increased likelihood of a non-viable pregnancy, meaning abortion or ectopic pregnancy. In either case, please see you gynecologist asap to get urgent care! best of luck!
Answered on Nov 24, 2014

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