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Miscarraige And Hcg Levels Dropping
Not sure: Hard to say what slow means. Did you have a d;c or miscarry naturally. The level should become zero in a week or two after a spontaneous miscarriage but it depends on how high the level was when it started. ...Read more
Hcg levels - 6wks levels were 2000, 7.5 weeks levels were 9000. Slow rising, but rising. Should i be concerned of a miscarriage?
Ok: Most ivf clinics only measure HCG levels approximately 9 days after a day 5 embryo transfer. However, some clinics feel that the combination of HCG levels and Progesterone levels have a more predictive value of a good pregnancy than HCG levels alone. Personally, we only measure hcg. Hope this helps and good luck. ...Read more
In short, yes: Dropping HCG levels mean an abnormal pregnancy if they are measured during the early weeks of pregnancy, this does not hold true if measured later in pregnancy when levels can drop and be normal. There are occasional time when they may not rise as expected when there are significant maternal illnesses as well. ...Read more
15 weeks pregnant concerned about my hCG levels. My hCG levels are around 30,000. Are the levels normal?
If the pregnancy: Is normal, yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not really: One BHCG level really only confirms you are pregnant. It needs to be compared to subsequent levels and in the context of your clinical situation. How far along are you or should you be? Are you having bleeding and/or cramping etc. All these play into a possible diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Reduction: From twins to singles is common, naturally and with ivf. I'd like to help more but you didn't ask a question: what would you like help with? ...Read more
HCG fluctuation?: Hello Ruby, HCG (human chorionic gonadotrophin) IN PREGANCY goes up and stays up in the pregnancy and goes down if you miscarry or have a normal full term delivery. If it is used as a marker for various cancers it will go down as treatment begins to be effective and fluctuate depending on the type of cancer & treatment. Healthy people should be low! thx ...Read more
Unable to answer: I googled hCG drops. If you're buying them on the Internet, They are not even human chronic gonadotropin. Therefore, Your hCG level would not rise. If you're getting them from a physician, you should ask the physician because he or she would know the composition of what you're taking. Sorry I cannot give you a better answer without more information like the brand of what you're using. ...Read more
Aware: If this is what is happening I would say be aware, rather than be concerned. The outcomes are not guaranteed but they are often very good, this happens a lot. Best wishes. ...Read more