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can corpus luteum cause pain

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Fertility drug treatments (like Clomid (clomiphene) and injectable meds like HCG and hmg and fsh) increase the odds of forming corpus luteum cysts tha ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Pena
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
Pregnancy: Most common cause of persistent corpus luteum is pregnancy. If not pregnant, one cause of persistent cysts is use of ovulation induction agents such ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Ramirez
35 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Sometimes the ovary does not ovulate and the follicle cyst persists. It will continue to enlarge and can become as big as a baseball. Eventually it wi ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Since a corpus luteum has the capacity (and the function) to produce progesterone, it's certainly possible for it to produce Progesterone beyond the n ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Pena
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not exactly: Resolution of the corpus luteum at the end of each cycle does not necessarily directly cause pelvic pain. However, if not pregnant, corpus luteum reg ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes, maybe, no: There's some confusion in the language here, i'll give my best answer: any persistent cyst (not just corpus luteum) can delay the next ovulation/perio ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Corpus luteum: It is normal to have a corpus luteum in early pregnancy. It is what produces the Progesterone that supports the early pregnancy
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes it's possible.: Multiple ovarian cysts associated with obesity and diabetes may be signs of pcos. Other causes of infrequent menses include hyperfunctioning of thyroi ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Corpus Luteum: If you menstruate every month, you make a corpus luteum every month. It usually goes away every cycle. Not ovulating can make you miss periods, or hor ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherer
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Bleeding: It means that the corpus luteum in your gyn tract has ruptured and caused bleeding. See yout gyn doctor.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: The corpus luteum (latin for "yellow body") is a temporary endocrine structure in female mammals that is involved in the production of relatively hig ... Read More

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