Human chorionic gonadotropin

What is Human chorionic gonadotropin?

Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a hormone produced by the syncytiotrophoblast, a component of the fertilized egg.

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What does mean 3.8mIU/ml?
Reference intervals: premenopause,non pregnant <1
postmenopause <7
Thank you

doctor1 MD

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I need the name of the hormone that has this level.

Detailed Answer:
Hello
I have gone through your question and understood your concern.

You do not mention the name of the test.
Is it Estradiol test???

Waiting your response.
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Hello doctor my name is XXXX
I ma pregnant no I ma 7weeks
I want to know different between hucog 2000 iu and highly purified chorionic gonadotropin injection 2000 i.u

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
As below

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Hello
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
HUCOG contains the hormone HCG - human chorionic gonadotropin.
The injection you received is HCG only, but HP - meaning highly purified.
There is no difference, as such, and it is the same hormone.
So...

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hello doctI am 28 years old, trying to conceive for last 9 months but not succed. I am going through follicular study. My periods started at 30th of august and my first day of study is 9th of september. plz see the attached report for results. isthis advisable to have intercourse daily during this study or plz suggest when to do . is this follicular study is benificial or as i heard from somewhere its just wastage of time and money. what is total cost of dis study?

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sex act on the day , and before and after the day of ovulation.

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Hi there, Dr. Purushottm Neurgaonkar welcomes you to HCM VIRTUAL CLINIC. I have gone through your question, and I think I have understood your concern. I will suggest you the best possible treatment...

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I have a lump on my right testicle

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Information about testicular lump:

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Hello and welcome,

Lumps can happen in or on the surface of the scrotal sac that can be from a variety of causes. For example, a (benign) sebaceous cyst can happen in the skin of the scrotum. But if the lump feels like it is...

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Hi my wife is 10 week pregnant with twin pregnancy and today she started bleeding however two days back ultrasound was perfectly normal. Doctor prescribed her susten injection 100 mg daily for ten days along with trenaxa 500 mg twice a day for 3 days, are these medicines safe in first trimester

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Don't panic. Bed rest. Both drugs are safe and helpful.

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Hi there, Dr. Purushottm Neurgaonkar welcomes you to HCM VIRTUAL CLINIC. I have gone through your question, and I think I have understood your concern. I will suggest you the best possible treatment options.

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Hi my name is XXXX is says my hcg is high what it means

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Usually,a high level of HCG can indicate a pregnancy.Congrulations.

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear Betty
I have gone through your question.

1.The hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (better known as hCG) is produced during pregnancy.

It is made by cells formed in the placenta, which...

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Hello doctor...
I went in for my 20 week anamoly scan for baby #2 today.. the sonographer found two EIF in both ventricles of the heart...she said it might be a soft marker for downs syndrome...at my 3rd month check my blood test came low risk with a 1:100000 for downs and nhs was normal with nasal bone present...should i be worried? Is there any other blood test i can do other than aminio?

doctor1 MD

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You can discuss quad screen test with your doctor

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Hi Sir,
Thanks for writing in to us.

The echogenic foci in ventricles are not always a serious concern and they are soft markers which means that it is not significant in itself but can be visualised in many...

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Hi Doctor Nirja

I have had 2 D & C procedures, it came out to be autoimmune problem and now I am expecting again, doctor suggested me to take Ovigyn 5000 injection, is it safe, I read it is a steroid ?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It is safe

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear,
I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
Ovigyn 5000 is human chorionic gonadotropin hormone.
It is not a steroid and safe for both mother and fetus.
It is given in case of recurrent miscarriages, as it is known to support...

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After 1st kid age of around 3.5 years, we are trying to go for second child since last 3-4 months. but for unknow reason she is not able to conceive. Specially now her LMP was somewhere 3rd XXXXXXX 2016. We tried with PT kits find out. But it is negetive. Yesterday we consulted on OBG Doctor and she did scan also. But as per her no clear indications of Pregnancy. She suggested to repeat the Velocity PT kit (Dr.Reddy's), we tried in this morning but only one line was very clear and other line was appearing very light. We are not sure of the result now. As per Doctor, if this is again negetive today then should take some tablets to go for menustrual cycle. Now need your advice, since the scond line was showing very light should consider as positive or negetive? She has to start using those tablets for mensus? what do we do next to ensure positve result? also Doctor was referring bulky uterus- are there any issues because of this now and in future? please advise. thanks in advance

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Laparoscopy indicated to rule out ectopic pregnancy

Detailed Answer:
Dear XXXXXXX

In pregnancy, a hormone is secreted by the chorionic tissue (precursor of placenta) in high amounts for maintenance of pregnancy. This hormone is named as human chorionic gonadotropin hormone (hCG). In...

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yes,when I start getting a erection my right testicle starts upwards and I have severe pain.sometimes it stays pulled up as far into my abdomen or into my leg as it can.I have had this problem for several years been to many doctors with really no answers.at times i cant work for weeks at a time i hurt so bad.I have been diagnosed with chronic epidydimitus. I have a large mass of something growing off the bottom of my right testicle about half the size of a golf ball.i hurt up into my stomach my cords are very large and hard.my right testicle stays swelled and hard with a thick feeling something growing on it.even if i have sex and ejaculate it still hurts.as soon as the erection starts the pain starts in the cord where it attaches to the testicle.it hurts so bad it stops sex dead.i have to have some relief i cant take this anymore

doctor1 MD

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As discussed in details below.

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query and an elucidate history.
To recapitulate: Male/52 - diagnosed chronic epididymitis with cyst - large mass - half the golf ball - at bottom of rt testicle - swollen and hard - pulled up with increase in pain...

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Recent questions on  Human chorionic gonadotropin

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hi Dr, I was under clomid for 5 days and on follicle monitoring. On day 14, I had 4 follicles above 20mm from left ovary and did HCG 5000u injection on day 15. We had regular sex for next 3 days also. From day 16-21 I was on duphastone also. I had abdominal crampings, bloated, gas filled belly, sometime nausea, sore breast and pain on nipples. On day 28, my period not started. But I checked urine based test and came negative. Please guide me

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I had a cyst at the end of my fallopian tube removed. Two weeks later was my expected ovulation date. Two weeks after that I have had 3 home tests and one in a clinic (urine) postive for pregnancy. What are the chances this is a false positive? Could the cyst removal cause a temporary hcg surge resulting in false positives?

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I took postinor 2tablets sunday evening, the following monday morning I took extra 2 tablets. I had an early abnormal menstrual period within 21days , 2 weeks after I had another menstrual bleeding. The following month s period is delayed for almost 7 weeks now, an hcg test shows negative for pregnancy. Could this be a sign of an ectopic pregnancy, pls help.

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my wife had her last periods on 12 feb 2014 after that on 24 feb 2014 we had unprotected sex, she took ipill in 48 hours , after a week on 1 march 2014 she had spotting light bleeding for 3 days, her period was due on march 12 2014 but it did not arrive , again we took home pregnenecy test was negative , so we consulted gyneaocologist on 8 april 2014 he suggested regestrone tablet 3 times a day for 3 days she took the tablet but now till 21 april her periods did not arrive , we had beta hcg test which was negative , we did pelvis usg which was normal saying no abnormalities seen. please help what might be the problem and when will my wife be getting periods .

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Hello doctor... I went in for my 20 week anamoly scan for baby #2 today.. the sonographer found two EIF in both ventricles of the heart...she said it might be a soft marker for downs syndrome...at my 3rd month check my blood test came low risk...

doctor1 MD

Hello doctor my name is XXXX I ma pregnant no I ma 7weeks I want to know different between hucog 2000 iu and highly purified chorionic gonadotropin injection 2000 i.u

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What does mean 3.8mIU/ml? Reference intervals: premenopause,non pregnant <1 postmenopause <7 Thank you

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