Nothing on the scan

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Catcarpet Thu 25-Oct-12 16:45:56

I went to the epu today for bloods and a scan, scan showed nothing. I had a phone all this afternoon to say my levels were very low for a 7 week pregnancy so the pregnancy had failed. The lady said it was not ectopic as the levels are too low.

So does that mean I was actually pregnant and I have miscarried, I'm very confused about the term "failed pregnancy"

I'm still testing positive and have to go back next week for more blood tests.

CheckItOutFartShoes Thu 25-Oct-12 23:27:49

Hi catcarpet, sorry you're going through all this. You situation sounds similar to mine. I had light spotting and after a scan at 7 wks, I was told I had a blighted ovum - where the sac had developed but the baby had not. This meant I still got all the normal preg symtoms and positive tests but unfortunately it was never a viable pregnancy, it's all very cruel. I was told I would miscarry eventually but I opted for an ERPC. Sending you big hugs xx

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