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Blood HCG test done in pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   I had a hcg test today that read normal range. Does this mean I'm pregnant or not?
Doctor :  
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when was the last menstrual period?
User :   Aug 31
Doctor :  
was it urine pregnancy test or blood hcg test?
User :   blood
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then it is negative
User :   how do you figure exactly?
Doctor :  
it means that you are not pregnant
User :   Ok Thank you very much!
Doctor :  
blood hcg levels are the surest method to test for pregnancy
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as it measures the hcg levels in the body
User :   What would it have said if I was?
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it would have been positive
User :   It didn't have a number on the result it just said "normal range"
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and values would have been more
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than the normal hcg values in the blood
Doctor :  
yesy then it is normal

Doctor :  
if it is out of the normal range it means pregnancy is there
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