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A 31-year-old female asked:

Fertility clinic confirmed ovulation today via blood test although ultra sound showed a follicle that is 17mm is still present. what does this mean?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Ovulatory cyst: remains after the egg is released. To provide progesterone support to a potential embryo, until around 8 weeks of pregnancy, when the placenta takes over in progesterone production.
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