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What are quantitative hCG blood tests?

What are quantitative hCG blood tests?

Hormone test: Human chorionic gonadotrophic hormone is generally increased in pregnancy and serves as the basis of pregnancy tests. Quantitative HCG tests also provide information about the health of the placenta. High HCG levels are also seen in some tumors of the ovary and testes. ...Read more

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Good day. Just want get some advice on my pregnancy. Did some HCG blood tests. 19 May 2015 - <0.5 1 June 2015 - 417 7 June 2015 - 5358 Normal?

Good day. Just want get some advice on my pregnancy. Did some HCG blood tests.
19 May 2015 - <0.5
1 June 2015 - 417
7 June 2015 - 5358
Normal?

Yes: HCG levels vary widely in normal pregnancies. You may visit this site for more info. http://www.pregnancy-baby-care.com/articles/168/during-pregnancy/hcg-levels-during-pregnancy.html ...Read more

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Are Hcg blood tests and pelvic ultrasound results accurate 3 and a half weeks after a missed period?

Are Hcg blood tests and pelvic ultrasound results accurate 3 and a half weeks after a missed period?

Yes and no: The blood tests may be accurate, but you are early. The ultrasound is absolutely not accurate. It was done at least three weeks too early. ...Read more

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How accurate are HCG pregnancy hormone blood tests at what would be 15 weeks?

How accurate are HCG pregnancy hormone  blood tests at what would be 15 weeks?

Accuracy in what way: At 15 weeks any pregnancy test would show positive if you were pregnant. The quantitative number, however, would not be very precise about just how pregnant you are. An ultrasound would be better for dating. ...Read more

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41, tubal ligation in 2010, history of pcos. Went in for semi-annual visit. Doctor ordered blood tests. Hcg comes back 444. What's going on?

41, tubal ligation in 2010, history of pcos. Went in for semi-annual visit. Doctor ordered blood tests.  Hcg comes back 444.  What's going on?

You are pregnant: Except for certain unusual tumors, a positive beta means you are pregnant. This can happen because one of your tubes is actually open or more likely the sperm got in , fertilized an egg and got stuck in your fallopian tube. This is called an ectopic pregnancy and can be life threatening. Please follow up closely with your gyn. ...Read more

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How is it possible that some women get both negative hpt and blood hCG tests eventhough they are pregnant?

How is it possible that some women get both negative hpt and blood hCG tests eventhough they are pregnant?

Well..: Some possibilities are 1). Test was performed too soon 2). Test not performed accurately 3) the woman is not producing enough HCG for the test to become positive. ...Read more

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Nauseous on "period" (withdrawal bleed). Second cycle of bcp. My blood hCG pregnancy tests are negative 6 weeks after last contact. Is this normal?

Nauseous on "period" (withdrawal bleed). Second cycle of bcp. My blood hCG pregnancy tests are negative 6 weeks after last contact. Is this normal?

Likely normal: Bcp may be associated with nausea in some women. If these symptoms persist after a next couple of cycles, you may wish to discuss the option of trying a different formulation, with your doctor. If pregnancy test is negative six weeks after last contact, you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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My wife's periods are delayed by 9 days. We did hCG tests (blood and urine) it was all negative. Should we still worry about an unplanned pregnancy ?

My wife's periods are delayed by 9 days. We did hCG tests (blood and urine) it was all negative. Should we still worry about an unplanned pregnancy ?

Unlikely: The only confounding factor would be if you conceived too recently for the tests to show up. Pregnancy test are accurate about two weeks after conception. If it has been at least that long since your last unprotected sex, and you still don't have a positive test, then there are likely other reasons for a late period. ...Read more