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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Seek medical help: Two years is a long time and the answer to your question can be many different things. You should seek the help of an obstetrician or a fertility specialist and begin to investigate adn see what is going on.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Ultrasound: Since the advent of ultrasound, multiple pregnancy has become very straight forward to diagnose and is virtually 100% acurate. If you are concerned, don't guess based on the size of your "belly". Get an ultrasound.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Not really: First of all, it is very hard to overdose on the cream and secondly Progesterone is very bening. However, if one uses it inapropriately in terms of timing it can alter cycles and make timing very confusing.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Possibly: Addison's disease is a very significant health issue and as such it can certainly impair one's fertility owing to the generalized stress caused by addison's.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Vice versa: Progesterone is the hormone produced in the second half of the cycle, and is the hormone responsible for preparing the lining of the uterus for implantation and pregnancy. Progesterone is produced after ovulation and as a result of ovulation. Progesterone levels are reflective of the quality of ovulation.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Absolutely: In vitro fertilization is certainly possible after a tubal ligation. Furtherrmore, some tubal ligations can be surgically reversed. Ivf is typically recommended and should be very successful in these circumstances.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
It can be anywhere: One of the main theories as to the cause of endometriosis is the flow of menstrual fluid through the fallopian tubes at the time of the menses. If that fluid, and those cells, fall into the area of the rectum, the cells can implant and grow in that area.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Yes: Ssris can impair orgasm, and ejaculation, in some men, but they do not seem to have any adverse effect on fertilit or sperm function.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Absolutely: In general, endometriosis does not absolutley preclude conception, but it certainly can make it more difficult to conceive. Many women with endometriosis conceive quite readily.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Jarrett
Fertility Medicine 44 years experience
Yes: One of the main symptoms of endometriosis is painful periods. While there is not really a correlation between the amount of emdometriosis and the amount of pain, endometriosis clearly causes pain and should be considered in anyone with painful periods.
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