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I have my hcg levels and confused:(

I had to go to the er and they took blood i am about 6 weeks prego and my hcg level is 7073, Is that good or bad????????????????? I know nothing about these things

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Asked by Anonymous at 12:48 AM on May. 26, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • If they didn't say anything or weren't concerned don't worry about it. hcg levels double every day that you're pregnant so yeah by 6 weeks they can be high.. no worries :)

    Answer by alinker at 1:17 AM on May. 26, 2009

  • Maybe it's octuplets? lol

    hCG levels during pregnancy (in weeks sincelast menstrual period)
    3 weeks LMP--5 - 50 mIU/ml
    4 weeks LMP--5 - 426 mIU/ml
    5 weeks LMP--18 - 7,340 mIU/ml
    6 weeks LMP--1,080 - 56,500 mIU/ml
    7 - 8 weeks LMP--7, 650 - 229,000 mIU/ml
    9 - 12 weeks LMP--25,700 - 288,000 mIU/ml
    13 - 16 weeks LMP--13,300 - 254,000 mIU/ml
    17 - 24 weeks LMP--4,060 - 165,400 mIU/ml
    25 - 40 weeks LMP--3,640 - 117,000 mIU/ml
    non pregnant--55-200 ng/ml

    Read more:

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:23 AM on May. 26, 2009

  • Same anon that posted HCG levels here, lol. Forgot to say that those are considered normal range for a singleton. So you're probably okay and just not as far along as you've assumed. We don't all ovulate exactly two weeks after the start of our last period.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:24 AM on May. 26, 2009

  • Why did you have to go to the ER?

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:25 AM on May. 26, 2009

  • Whats most important is that when you go back in 2-3 days is that that number doubles (approximately). Without having a second number, it's hard to know much other than you are definitely pregnant. If you are bleeding or continue to bleed, its a sign of two things- a miscarriage or a bleeding subchorionic hematoma thats bleeding out. (i had that happen this pregnancy)

    Best of luck.

    Answer by MamaCarterof5 at 7:52 AM on May. 26, 2009

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