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A 50-year-old female asked:

How many eggs does the average woman have left at age 45? may consider trying to get pregnant next year...

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Dr. J Ricardo Loret De Mola
Fertility Medicine 33 years experience
Very few eggs: After age 43 you ovarian reserve (how many eggs are left) is very, very low and the chances for conception are really poor. You are also at risk for a baby with chromosomal abnormalities. Next year may not work for you at all. If you really want to know ask you ob/gyn to order an amh level which is a hormone that measures you ovarian reserve. If it is <0.5 you chances to have a baby are very low.

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