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How to read HCG blood test results?

Today we will learn how to read and understand HCG blood test results. Firstly, what is beta HCG test for pregnancy? What is the role of human chorionic gonadotropin HCG? HCG is the hormone directly measure the progression of pregnancy. HCG is a short code for “human Chorionic Gonadotropin” Human: means it’s specific for human female or male Chorionic: related to chorion, the part of the women which carry the fetus inside her. Gonado-: means related to reproductive glands and organs. -tropin: proteins specialized or hormones of the protein family. Sometimes you may show some terms around the word “HCG”...

20+ real cases "AM I PREGNANT", all pregnant or non pregnant questions answered

Am i preggo or not?This question does not mean have a bun in the oven or in a family way, the preggers, preggo, prego, pregos is a slang of “pregnant” Firstly the “HCG” stands for Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG), a protein hormone that stimulates progesterone secretion, appears in biological fluids as intact HCG, free α subunit, free β subunit, and various fragments such as nicked HCG and nicked free β HCG. The pregnancy scenario will be as follows: The story of pregnancy starts: From the day one to the fifth of LMP: Women riding the Crimson wave this week (menses)...

When does ovulation occurs in 24, 25, 26, 28, and 30 days cycle? calculate by yourself

What is Ovulation? Ovulation is the phase two of three ovarian phases during female’s menstrual cycle in which a partially mature ovum that has yet to complete division is released from the ovarian follicles into the oviduct or so-called fallopian tubes. When does ovulation occur after period? Once menses bleeding starts it takes about 36 hour to the ovulation to take place in one of the two ovaries. The ovulation starts in the mid-cycle approximately. How long does ovulation last? The menstruation cycle has two main roads (on 28 days cycle): The uterine cycle: The menses takes about 1 –...

HCG levels during pregnancy, ‎Ectopic Pregnancy and in Miscarriage Interpretations

HCG beta subunit levels differ in a very wide range during pregnancy months, nevertheless the normal pregnancy must come with hcg levels in the normal ranges according to many hcg level charts available today, If the result of the pregnancy hormone outside the limits of hormone levels recorded in the hcg levels map, we expect disorder in the course of pregnancy or expect the presence of an unwanted pregnancy or another organic abnormality as in: Tubal pregnancy, or ‎Ectopic Pregnancy. Testicular cancer Trophoblastic disease from pregnancy Threatened abortions Preeclampsia Placenta previa suggest a baby with down syndrome (DS), an amniotic...

What is hcg level blood test results meaning? false positive/negatives

What does hCG means? In molecular biology, human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a hormone produced by the the fertilized egg within the syncytiotrophoblast which later develops to the placenta. In biochemistry: HCG is shortcut to Human chorionic gonadotropiand n is a glycoprotein composed of 237 amino acids with a molecular mass of 25.7 kDa The alpha subunit is the same one used by other sex/pituitary hormones: FSH, LH, and TSH. The beta subunit, though, is unique to HCG and that’s why pregnancy tests look for the presence of beta-HCG. LH hormone produced in the pituitary gland of males and females...