A 32-year-old female asked:
My beta hcg level is 178.6 mlu/ml. its showing how many weeks of pregnancy ? how this level differs from normal as my period cycle is of 40 days?
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Dr. Wayne Ingramanswered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
HCG levels: beta HCG levels double every 2 to 3 days when pregnant and can rapidly go into the thousands. Approximating the HCG levels with weeks of gestation is difficult except in very early pregnancy.
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