What is Beta HCG?
It is a test that is ordered to confirm pregnancy. It is ordered 10 days after a missed menstrual period to confirm pregnancy, it also helps diagnose a failing pregnancy, women after a miscarriage.
Purpose of Test
Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) is a glycoprotein hormone, produced by the placenta
Test of Result Interpretation
- Males : < 0.5 - 2.67 mIU/mL
- Non-pregnant Females : < 0.5 - 2.90 mIU/mL
No preparation required.