Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
132 Doctors are Online

What is the maximum possible level of HCG in women?

Could you please let me now is there any difference in the increase of the hCG between pregnant women with regular period and pregnant women with irregular?
And if yes, how is the hCG increasing with every other day about those that have irregular period?
What is the maximum possible level of the hCG in those women that are not pregnant?
Thank you very much in advance! :) I wish you a lovely day :)
Asked On : Sun, 24 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  35
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thank you for posting your question here, I will try to answer it to the best of my abilities.

Women: Non -pregnant - less than 5.0 mIU/ml - Negative/normal

Borderline - Between 5.0 to 25.0 mIU/ml (you could be pregnant)

Positive - Higher than 25.0 mIU/ml

As far as I know there isnt a difference in the HCG levels between women with regular or irregular periods, and that is the same when they are pregnant, it doesnt affect the HCG levels.
The HCG level increases as the pregnancy progresses. It usually reaches its highest value at around the 9-12th week and after that it will start decreasing.

I hope this answered your question.
Answered: Mon, 22 Jul 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor