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    Default Slow rising HCG, sac visible anyone had similar experience?

    Hi everyone,
    I'm only new to the forum as i wanted to ask a few questions and if anyone else has had the similar or same experience.
    I had what I thought was my period on 17th sept. Bleeding was on and off for the week then stopped on the 25th Sept. However on the 28th sept I started the have light spotting for a couple of days and mild pelvic pain. Went to Dr to find out I was pregnant. I was very excited but due to symptoms had a blood test and scan straight away. Since then I've had about 4 scans and 5 blood trsts. HCG levels have been rising slow, 1100, 1600, 2000, 3600, 4000 then my latest has shown 7000. Drs are all confused and thought I could have ectopic pregnancy but scans have ruled that out, then they thought maybe unviable pregnancy and possible miscarriage however my last scan showed a sac in the uterus but looked empty. I have another scan on Friday. Has anyone every experienced anything like this before?

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    Sounds like it could be a blighted ovum.

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    Hi Casey,
    Sorry to read. Unfortunately I have experienced this and it turned out to be a blighted ovum (so I was told). My body didn't recognise this and at just over 10 weeks I had a D&C. I hope to bump your post so others with positive stories can offer their stories as well. Good luck and I hope it's a 'viable' pregnancy for you

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    Thanks for the feedback. Hopefully I'll get some clarification after Friday's scan

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    Hi CLM - my story and numbers were similar to yours and I did en up miscarrying. Like Chillies my body took forever to recognise it and I even got a slow little heartbeat briefly... It all just happened to slowly and I had a natural MC at 10 weeks.

    Although check online as there are many stories similar to ours that ended up with a take home baby...is this your first? This was my third and unfortunately knew these numbers were not right for me as my first two had HCG that just shot up....

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    Hi Meld,
    Yes I've read a few different stories and your correct some cases have been positive others not so. This is my first pregnancy so I'm concerned. Fingers crossed for Friday scan.

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