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HCG blood test - qualitative

  • Alternative Names

    Beta-HCG in blood serum - qualitative; Human chorionic gonadotrophin - serum - qualitative; Pregnancy test - blood - qualitative; Serum HCG - qualitative; HCG in blood serum - qualitative

    Normal Values
    • The test is negative if you are not pregnant.
    • The test is positive if you are pregnant.

    What abnormal results mean

    If your serum HCG is positive and you do not have a pregnancy properly implanted in the uterus, it may indicate:

    • Ectopic pregnancy
    • Miscarriage
    • Testicular cancer (in men)
    • Trophoblastic tumor
    • Hydatidiform mole
    • Ovarian cancer