The information on this site is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All content, including text, graphics, images, and information, contained on or available through this website is for general information purposes only. The purpose of this is to help with education and create better conversations between patients and their healthcare providers.. A quantitative hCG test (or beta hCG) measures the amount of hCG actually present in the blood. Guideline to hCG levels during pregnancy hCG levels in weeks from LMP (gestational age) * :. just had a beta hcg test and the result was 5. I was told it is negative for pregnancy. Yet I have been reading that under 2 is what is normal for non pregnant women, and that 5 means pregnant or equivical.