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HCG and progesterone levels at 5 weeks gestation

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I just had my levels done for HCG and PEGESTRONE My HCG levels are 820 And my PEGESTRONE is 12.0 I am 3 days from being 5 weeks along now SO are these levels good at this time? If someone could answer me on this subject it certainly would be great to know and reassuring to me alone TY very much!


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replied December 17th, 2009
First Trimester of Pregnancy Answer A8563
Hello,

Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am really glad to help you out.


Your concern is about the HCG and progesterone levels at 5 weeks gestation. According to the American Pregnancy Association, for HCG levels; anything from 18 - 7,340 mIU/ml is considered normal at 5 weeks and the progesterone levels can range from 9-47ng/ml in the first trimester. So your values are absolutely fine.


Further the levels of HCG should double every 48-72 hours and progesterone levels should increase with an average of 1-3ng/ml every couple days until they reach their peak for that trimester.

I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.









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