U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 47-year-old member asked:

3 ovarian follicles ultrasound, triplets?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Very unlikely: Though not impossible. If you got 3 follicles on Clomid (clomiphene) your chance of triplets is roughly 1/1000; if on hmg (shots) the chance may be as high as 5%. You list 47 years as your age; if this is true, the chance is (i'm sorry) basically zero.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Aug 5, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.