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A 26-year-old female asked:

Recently, had an abnormal pregnancy. i'm still waiting for my hcg level to drop to zero. can i get prego again,while waiting for my hcg level drop?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Not while positive: You won’t ovulate again while your BHCG is still positive. Once it goes to zero then ovulation will occur sometime after that. You will not know exactly when it goes to zero so predicting the ovulation day the first month after a pregnancy loss is usually not possible.
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