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How do i recognised low progesterone?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Progesterone: In a reproductive age woman low luteal Progesterone usually means she did not ovulate. In ovulatory cycles if Progesterone is low, it is usually called a luteal-phase defect, although experts disagree about how important it is. Purely theoretically, no Progesterone at all would mean death because your body couldn't make cortisol.

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A 35-year-old female asked:

What is low progesterone ?

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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine 41 years experience
Progesterone: Progesterone is made by the ovaries after ovulation. When there is low Progesterone there is either no ovulation or very suboptimal ovulation.

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