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hCG indications for use

hCG indications for use

Human chorionic gonadotropin is a medicine used in assisted reproduction, since it simulates the natural effect of the spike in the amount of LH.

The spike in the amount of LH halfway through the menstrual cycle triggers ovulation.

Thus, hCG is prescribed when this spike in the amount of LH does not occur naturally.

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By BSc, MSc (embryologist) and BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 04/14/2020