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A 27-year-old female asked:

how much fertile cervical mucus in healthy ovulation cycle? i remember having lots of it till a few years back but not nearly as much now. am i doomed

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Cervical mucous: Ovulation occurs consistently about 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days there are from the first day of the bleeding to the next during your normal cycle just subtract 14 days. This allows you to predict when you should be ovulating. Monitoring ovulation via cervical mucous is not very reliable.

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Last updated Feb 19, 2014

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