THCG - Overview: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG), Quantitative, Pregnancy, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: THCG    
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG), Quantitative, Pregnancy, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Early detection of pregnancy


Investigation of suspected ectopic pregnancy or other pregnancy-related complications


Monitoring in vitro fertilization patients

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

HCG, Quantitative, Pregnancy, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Beta-HCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin)
CG (Chorionic Gonadotropin)
HCG Total OB
HCGB (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Beta Subunit)
Pregnancy Test
Total Chorionic Gonadotropin
Human Chorionic Gonadotropins (hCG)
HCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropins)
Gonadotropins, Chorionic