A 26-year-old female asked:
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i had my hcg levels checked on 09/11/16 and it was 37.5 and i got it checked again on 9/13/16 and it was 75. is this normal ?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
It can be!: This is not unheard of - especially in early pregnancy. So, ask your OBGYN about it and get as much info as you can so you'll be able to relax and not worry when it's unnecessary. Congratulations!
Answered on Sep 16, 2016
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Very: Congratulations are in order. Wishing you joy in the months and years ahead. Early in pregnancy , hCG doubles every two days or so
Answered on Sep 16, 2016

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