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positive opks but my follicles measures 8mm

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
LH: LH is made in the anterior pituitary, it takes a whole book chapter to explain how. It is necessary to have a threshold Estradiol level to have an LH ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Very unlikely: in a natural cycle usually only one follicle grows large. others may be present and grow a little but in general that is very uncommon. pain can be fo ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Most likely: Some times ovulation tests can be difficult to evaluate due to variation in LH levels and user error. A dilute urine will not show a clear positive li ... Read More
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Dr. Tarun Jain
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
Opk: Not clear. A more accurate way is to check your progesterone level. If it is greater than 3, then you ovulated.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
40 years experience Gynecology
Wait: You may wait and start 100mg after youn have your next period.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Baker
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not yet: If you are having ultrasounds to monitor your ovulation your md will let you know, but near ovulation the follicles will get to be about 20 mm.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
31-14=17: There is a good chance that you will be ovulating within the next 24 hours.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Check progesterone: It doesn't sound good if there wasn't a follicle on ultrasound. Your MD can check a Progesterone level in about a week to see if you did ovulate.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably, Need Info: Some times you will ovulate within 12 hours of a positive ovulation test. So, when you get an ultrasound no dominant follicle is seen. Was there free ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
OPK still works: Timing of ovulation, is still about the same. If you have insulin resistance/polycystic ovaries, decreasing simple carbs can help. If you have that, m ... Read More
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