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How Much H Cg Is Needed For A Positive Pregnancy Test
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
I got a positive pregnancy test Saturday. MOnday my HCG was 152 and yesterday it went down to 143. Is it possible to have such a slight decrease and have a healthy pregnancy?
Unlikely: The hCG levels typically rise throughout pregnancy until about 12 to 14 weeks when the levels decrease slowly for a few weeks. In early pregnancy, when the levels fall as you describe, it is a sign of a failed pregnancy and there is very little chance for a successful pregnancy outcome. You should be prepared for a miscarriage. See your doctor and keep your followup appointments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a positive pregnancy test. Hcg was 330 48h after 454 and 48h after 660 I might have a methotrexate injection can I go to work the day after?
Methotrexate injecti: These injections are well tolerated, produce minimal if any side effects. So you should be able to go to work fine. ...Read more
Last week I got a positive pregnancy test but with a 12.4 HCG level, two days later I started bleeding and confirmed 48 hours later at 0 HGC level.?
It sounds like: You had a miscarriage. What does your GYN say?? ...Read more
Hi I miscarried on June 14 on July 15 I had a positive pregnancy test can I still have HCG in my body or am I pregnant?
Yes and Yes: If your HCG level was not followed after your miscarriage until it was zero, then a positive HCG level now could mean that you did not clear out all the tissue or that you have HCG producing tissue still in the uterus. This could be a very serious situation and should be check out soon. It is also possible that you are pregnant again. ...Read more
How many weeks after sex does it take to get a positive pregnancy test. How long does it take for the hCG to be high enough for a HPT?
About 10 -12 days : Over-the-counter pregnancy test should be positive within two weeks ...Read more
Does metformin contain HCG? Taking for two weeks off for two weeks then I got a positive pregnancy test. Wondering if it's a false positive?
My LMP was October 2. I believe I ovulated on the 17th or 18th. On the 29th I got a positive pregnancy test. My HCG was 8 and my progesterone was 1.9.
5 weeks ago my hcg levels went from 380 to 140 in 48 hours but I still haven't experienced a real period and today I got a positive pregnancy test.
Low hcg level.: You most likely have a failing pregnancy. You need close GYN evaluation to make sure you don't have ectopic pregnancy. If you start experiencing severe low abdominal pains, don't hesitate to visit the ER. Otherwise, keep an appointment with your GYN. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there hcg in other body fluids? I've got a positive pregnancy test using breastmilk and saliva several times over the past few weeks.
Hi if I had a positive pregnancy test then spotting and a negative blood test of only 3.4 for HCG was I pregnant or not pregnant at all?
9 weeks ago I had a miscarriage and I aM still getting a positive pregnancy test even with April 14 hCG levels came back at 25 is this normal?
Yes: Hcg level in the blood goes down gradually, so this is not at all unusual. Sorry for your loss. ...Read more
My LMP was October 2. I believe I ovulated on the 17th or 18th. On the 29th I got a positive pregnancy test. My HCG was 8 and my progesterone was 1.9. I began bleeding that night and it lasted until November 1. On November 2 my HCG had gone up to 32 and m
Inconsistent info: An HCG level of 8 is not diagnostic of pregnancy, the level needs to be 25 or greater. Your question was incomplete, but you need to repeat the HCG level to see if it has increased. In a normal pregnancy the level should double in two days. ...Read more
I had a positive pregnancy test, however ultrasound did not find anything. Beta -hCG is 825 mlU/mL. Last period was 24/12/14
Am i miscarrying? I had a regular period on nov. 5-10 I got a positive pregnancy test result on nov 19th. I started spotting then heavy bleeding overnight on the 20th. I have been 2 the e.R. Twice., on the 19th my hCG level was 56, today its 71. I have an
Even : Even though bleeding can be a sign of miscarriage, there are instances where bleeding can occur (especially in the first trimester), but the baby is still ok. I'm afraid you are going to have to wait until your appointment to know for sure. They may do additional blood testing and/or an ultrasound depending on your symptoms and how far along you are. Reasons to go to the er are fever, heavy bleeding, or severe pain. ...Read more
I have 2 positive pregnancy test n 1 negative test could my hCG jus be low bc I can feel the baby move a little if I had a miscarrge I would know it?
No: If you take HCG orally, it will not cause a false pregnancy test. A month is long enough for HCG to be eliminated even if you had HCG injection. ...Read more