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Question: HCG Level in Early Pregnancy

 Chintha - Wed Nov 11, 2009 1:02 am

After my first unrine test it was conformed that I have concived. But doctor wanted me to have an Beta HSG test. Fist test result was 1284.0 mIU/mL, therefore could you please expalian is this OK? Ihave given additional details below for your reference below.

Thank you

LMP Date :- 07/10/2009
01st Test was done on :-09/11/2009 (Beta HCG level 1284.0 mIU/mL)
02nd Test :- Today (11/11/2009) Result pending
 Debbie Miller, RN - Fri Nov 27, 2009 5:30 pm

User avatar Hello,
Usually this reading is done in succession to determine if the pregnancy is proceeding as it should. Numbers double every couple of days and if they stay the same or drop off it could indicate an impending miscarriage. The number alone does not mean that much, but along with the second blood draw, it can suggest a healthy pregnancy. Stay tuned and good luck.

Best wishes.

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