Doctor Q&A for Dr. R Chouteau

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
On or about Nov. 13: According to the info you gave, conception was about November 13
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A female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can't tell: Those symptoms are not often related to such an early pregnancy. Usually no signs or symptoms yet at all. May be premenstrual symptoms or some other ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: The discharge is not something I would use to evaluate for pregnancy. You could do a home pregnancy test at this time, BUT I don't recommend that unt ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: "Chronic bronchitis" refers to a long-term degeneration of lung function occurring in mostly older people and most often in smokers or former smokers. ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be too early: the first 6 days after conception, your pregnancy test would be negative. That's why you should generally start new birth control like Implanon durin ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Serious problem: Not knowing your age, it's hard to say what the possible problem could be. It is something that should be evaluated asap. sudden onset of very heavy ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Ovulation, by definition is when a female's egg is released from the ovary. The only time a woman can get pregnant is after ovulation. If you truly ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No periods OK: The DepoProvera may work differently with you than the implant. It is normal to NOT get periods on the Depo. I would not say you need to check for p ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
OTC yeast med: The most common reason for severe itching in this area is a yeast infection. They often occur with a discharge but not always. An over-the-counter a ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hard to tell: Many women have only subtle signs of ovulation. If you are trying to get pregnant, you might benefit from testing for ovulation with a urine ovulatio ... Read More
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