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A 29-year-old female asked:

Hi dr., following are my ovulation study results: day 12 & 14 : 12 mm follicle in left ovary day 16 : 14 mm follicle in left ovary day 18: 12 mm follicle in left ovary can this be possible? why would the follicle size decrease?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Discuss with doctor: It is important to know if you are currently being treated for ovulation problems. Follicular monitoring can be done to assess one’s response to treatment. It is unclear from these isolated measurements if ovulation occurred.
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