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10 Feb 2004

Pregnancy, HCG Levels
Hi

I was supposed to get my periods last wednesday and so far have had nothing. I have been feeling a bit nauseous and go to the loo a lot as well as have tender breasts. My GP did blood tests last night and phoned me to tell me that the HCG level results were below 20 and she wants me to go back on Friday to do it again to see if the levels go up at all.
What does this mean? Am i or aren't i pregnant?

Please help!
Thank you
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It may be too soon to tell. The initial levels did not indicate that you were pregnant, but may have been done too early. The docor wants to repeat the levels to check whether there is a rise as should occur with a normal pregnancy.

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