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What Does 1 Mean On A H Cg Blood Test
How soon can you take a hCG blood test. And how accurate is it. Can i take only one or is more needed.
HCG test: A blood, or urine, HCG test should be positive about 10 days after conception - even before you've missed a period. Both will tell you if you are pregnant. If you are concerned about miscarriage, the blood quantitative HCG test will help. This test will need to be done and then repeated again in 2-3 days to make sure the HCG is rising normally. ...Read more
Context: You are pregnant. However the level has to be out into context. Hgg level should correlate with how far you are along. It can even be used to see if your having a miscarriage, this is because early on the number should always be rising. If its going down, you probably having a miscarriage. * i hope this helps. ...Read more
I'm 2 weeks late, went in for a blood test and had hCG level of 1. Does this mean that I m/c or is number normal for a woman who's never been preg?
Neither: All that test result means is that the woman was not pregnant during the preceding few days to weeks just before the test. One should not read more ideas into a simple test result. ...Read more
Hcg test indicated 12-14wks (49000) but u.S said 6wks 1 day. What could be causing the high blood test? One baby w. Heartbeat of 118 found during u/s.
My u/s showed I am 6 weeks 1 day but my blood test indicated i was 12-14 weeks. The u/s showed one baby so far, what could make the hCG level so high?
Ultrasound is right: Hcg levels don't mean much, the ultrasound is what is used for dating criteria. ...Read more
Life is not perfect: And life is not exact. If a test says pregnant, and there are no symptoms of pregnancy, just recheck another test. If a test says not pregnant, but there are plenty of pregnancy symptoms, just recheck another test. However, the blood test at one month after sex (with no sex since that event) is almost always correct. ...Read more
I started spotting the 10 of this month was still spotting some yesterday so I went had a blood test done and they my hcg level was at one percent?
Depends: Did you miss a period? Did you have sex since your last period? If you missed a period and/or are more than three weeks past the last episode of sex, you are not pregnant. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
2 weeks ago I was spotting.. took a blood test last week and I have an HCG Quant level less than 2, abnormal... What does this mean?
Not pregnant: A beta hCG test showing less than 2 simply means that you are not pregnant. Nothing to worry about. ...Read more