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Can You Be Pregnant When You H Cg Level Is 0
No.: Hcg starts increasing after implantation of the fertilized egg into the lining of the womb; as such, you may have conceived while the HCG is zero, but you are not yet quite pregnant, in that your egg is still floating and your womb is empty. As a general rule, undetectable HCG indicates that there is no implanted pregnancy anywhere in your body. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Trust the test: usually most accurate 2 weeks after a missed cycle. ...Read more
Patience...: Patience is a virtue that all parents should seek. A urine pregnancy test done correctly should give a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (making it unlikely to be a false negative if it is negative). Hopefully, it will be a positive, but there should be no need to give it another thought until then. ...Read more
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?
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. ...Read more
Sensitivity of test: Anything under 5-6 is considered negative. A level of 2 does not mean just a "little bit of hCG", it refers to how sensitive the test is at detecting low levels. 2 is definitely negative. ...Read more
Yes: The hCG is less than about 4 in a non-pregnant woman - so with a level of 12 it is likely that you have conceived quite recently. A repeat level after 48 hours will be informative as to whether the pregnancy appears normal - the level should double every 48 hours. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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