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can you have cervical mucus and not ovulate

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Ewcm usually accompanies ovulation, but many women don't notice it at all. Mucus is a very "soft" non-specific way of detecting ovulation. If you have ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Female Fertility: Cervical mucous is a sign that some use to tell when they are more fertile. But, ovulation is in no way dependent on cervical mucous. The process of o ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Knittel
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Roughly...: Around the time of ovulation, the amount of cervical mucus increases and it becomes more thin, clear, watery and elastic in response to estrogen produ ... Read More
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: The cervcial mucous usually becomes thinner and more watery just before ovulation.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. D Elan Simckes
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
No mucus: Obviously this is a concern… since this mucus is driven by estrogen which peaks midcycle i wonder about ovulation. Have you had any surgery done to yo ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Relatively thin: Mucus plug of cervix thorns out, allows for fertilization. Not the only finding around ovulation, so don't count on that alone.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Normal: Cervical mucus is made in some amount all month long.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
34 years experience Fertility Medicine
Crude measure: If mucous behaves normally, big if, it changes from clear elastic to thick and non elastic with progesterone. So ovulation is a retrospectively evalu ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Watery: It usually clear, watery, and abundant.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
26 years experience Psychiatry
Ovulation: Its possible, everyone is different.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amr Azim
Dr. Amr Azim answered
30 years experience Fertility Medicine
Thin watery: Close to ovulation mucus becomes thin, watery, odorless. There are more accurate ways to identify impending ovulation as ovulation predictor kits that ... Read More
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