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HCG injections given during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi this is XXXXXXXX my wife is pregenant and is very normal she is not facing any complication,she has 9 week i have dout the way my doctor treating.he use to give HCG (origin) injection weekly.i really cannot understand why he is giving this as everything is normal and fine and also my doctor use to do sonography for 2 minutes every week .usually doctor do two times buy mine doing every week pls help me out.i want to understand about injection HCG he is giving.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here.
Doctor :   let me read what you have typed
User :   ok
Doctor :   what symptoms did your wife have?
Doctor :   did she have chances of abortion happening with the baby?
User :   no not at all
User :   ok
User :   no not at all
Doctor :   HCG injections an repeat scans are done to make sure that baby is grwoing normally inside
Doctor :   and also to make sure there is no placental separation and miscarriage
Doctor :   what is your wife's age?
User :   so you mean he is doing right job
Doctor :   yes he col dbe doing the right job if the initial scan was suspicious of placental problem
Doctor :   if in doubt, take a second opinion from another gynecologist
Doctor :   *could be
User :   net not working
User :   properly
Doctor :   ok.
User :   my wife age is 28
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   my wife age is 28
Doctor :   ok
User :   and he is giving lupigest200
Doctor :   ok.
User :   but my wife health is gud, normal in all aspect,hearth beat of baby is also gud
Doctor :   it is a natural progesterone hormone suppliment
Doctor :   given to make sure pregnancy is safe
User :   but he said that he will give injection till 12 week
Doctor :   and there is no miscarriage due to less hormone produced by the placenta
Doctor :   yes it is usually given until 12 weeks
Doctor :   after that usually the placenta take over the function of producing it
User :   is doing sonograpy again and again every week gud?
Doctor :   and the pregnancy continues safely
Doctor :   there is no problem with sonography as only sound waves are used. it is completely safe for the baby.
User :   will that not effect health of wife and baby
Doctor :   no it will not
User :   ok fine
Doctor :   did you follow what I said?
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