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Hcg Days Past Ovulation
Beta hcg 14 days past ovulation = 70, 16 dpo = 106. No cramping or bleeding. What are the chances of a viable pregnancy?
May be undetectable: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. ...Read more
I am 7 days past ovulation and have a beta hCG of only 2.4. My re is going to repeat it in 48 hours. Is this normal?
My beta hcg was 4000+ at 11 days past ovulation, Is the level normal for singlet? What other conditions high hcg could indicate?
Yes: Expected range is 5-50 at 2-3 weeks. Recheck at 4 weeks. Should rise. 5-426 is range at 4 weeks. ...Read more
How soon does the placenta start producing HCG? I got a positive test and believe only 8 days past ovulation. Or may I be further along?
Positive test : Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. In your case you may have just detected it early. If your unsure if your last period then you could be further along ...Read more
Depends: If you do not get pregnant, the HCG level with stay below five. Even if you do get pregnant in that cycle, it may be too soon to measure HCG. Consult this site for information on this topic. http://americanpregnancy.org/while-pregnant/hcg-levels/ For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Brown blood: Brown blood signifies older blood. Could be that some bleeding started early but did not come out until a day or two later. ...Read more