My beta numbers arent doubling like y RE likes to see - but he's very strict on the doubling every 48 hours rule. Everything I've read, says 48 - 72 hours. My numbers : 11dp5dt: 303, 13dp: 485,16dp: 1674,18dp: 2596 and 21dp: 5425 - What do you think?

Our bodies are not machines

Our bodies are not machines and sometimes we don't operate the way the textbooks say we should. That being said, doctors feel more comfortable when things are moving along exactly the way he or she wants them do. That does not mean, however, that any digressions from the norm is cause for alarm.

From the numbers alone, it certainly looks as though things are progressing - I would worry if numbers were falling or rising VERY slowly, neither of which seems to be the case.

So take what the RE says with a grain of salt and soon you'll be hearing a tiny heartbeat, and then seeing a baby sac on the screen and you can start to worry about new things, like paying for college!


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