This test includes the following:
- HCG total Quantitative: hCG testing, often called beta hCG (β-hCG), measures the amount of hCG present in the blood. It may be used to confirm a pregnancy.
Sample required: Blood sample.
Patient preparation: None.
Estimated turnaround for result: Approximately 2 – 5 business days.
Non – Pregnant or Premenopausal: < 5 mlU/mL
Postmenopausal: < 10 mlU/mL