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Anovulation (Overview)

Anovulation is a fancy term for not ovulating. It means an egg or oocyte was not produced during the cylce.


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What are the usual symptoms of anovulation?

What are the usual symptoms of anovulation?

No periods: Ovulation is the necessary step to have a spontaneous menstrual period. Following normal ovulation the hormone Progesterone rises significantly for roughly 2 weeks; if no pregnancy occurs, Progesterone falls and a period begins. In anovulation menstruation cannot occur, so periods are irregular or absent altogether. The only reliable symptom suggestive of anovulation is missed periods. ...Read more

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Anovulation (Overview)

Anovulation is a fancy term for not ovulating. It means an egg or oocyte was not produced during the cylce.


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What can cause anovulation?

At your age: It is common, due to the ovaries not functioning properly, if you want pg you need to see a reprodcutive endocrinlogist (infert specailist asap) as u may not have much ovariamnfunction left and u will probably need shots to get preg. ...Read more

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What do the terms anovulation and ovulation mean?

What do the terms anovulation and ovulation mean?

Terminology: Ovulation refers to the release of an oocyte (egg,) usually around the mid-cycle, from a woman's ovary. Anovulation simply means the absence of ovulation, or not ovulating. There is a wide range of ovulatory dysfunction between these two extremes, involving ovulations that may be unpredictable, infrequent, and in other ways abnormal. ...Read more

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What are all the symptoms of a anovulation? Is the irregular bleeding heavy or light? What treatment options are available how can you tell you it

Definitions....: Anovulation means you didn't ovulate that cycle. Ovulation occurs mid-cycle and not ovulating does not necessarily alter the flow of the following menses. Treatment is only necessary if anovulation is chronic and you're trying to conceive! good luck! ...Read more

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Are there any natural treatments for amenorrhrea due to anovulation?

Remedies for periods: Not having a period can be a sign of early pregnancy, thyroid disorders, hormonal imbalance such as pco, prolonged use of birth control, stress, too much exercise, anorexia etc. If you have spoken with your doctor and they say this is just one anovulation period, natural supplements that balance hormones are vitex, oil of primrose (better for progesterone). ...Read more

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I face anovulation and need regular injections for induction. 2 IUI cycles failed. Is there any way to cure anovulation?

Maybe: It depends why you are not ovulating. There are many causes. For example thyroid problems and obesity can causes anovulation and can be treated with weight loss and thyroid hormone. Ask your doctor about your specific case. Best wishes! ...Read more

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My fsh/lh hormone is anovulation. And my doctor is putting me on progesterone... is that a good thing to get me OVULATING???

My fsh/lh hormone is anovulation. And my doctor is putting me on progesterone... is that a good thing to get me OVULATING???

Won't help ovulation: Progesterone can be used to make you have 'withdrawal bleeding' so that you shed the lining of your uterus, to prevent a thick lining or pre-cancerous changes in the lining.

Progesterone won't help you to ovulate (release an egg) - if you're trying to conceive with irregular periods or no periods, see a fertility specialist for help. ...Read more

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What can cause anovulation?

At your age: It is common, due to the ovaries not functioning properly, if you want pg you need to see a reprodcutive endocrinlogist (infert specailist asap) as u may not have much ovariamnfunction left and u will probably need shots to get preg. ...Read more

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What are the solutions for anovulation?

It depends: There is a wide variety of etiologies for anovulation. And the solution may not only depend on the etiology, but what exactly is the "problem" anovulation is causing. Is the problem heavy periods, irregular periods, absence of periods, endometrial hyperplasia, infertility, etc. It is best to seek gyn consultation for evaluation and proper management of anovulation. ...Read more

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What are the usual symptoms of anovulation?

No periods: Ovulation is the necessary step to have a spontaneous menstrual period. Following normal ovulation the hormone Progesterone rises significantly for roughly 2 weeks; if no pregnancy occurs, Progesterone falls and a period begins. In anovulation menstruation cannot occur, so periods are irregular or absent altogether. The only reliable symptom suggestive of anovulation is missed periods. ...Read more

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What are the typical effects of chronic anovulation?

No periods: Amenorrhea (no menstrual period) is the most common effect. Long-term absence of menstrual period can cause bone loss and may influence the future risk of heart disease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: anovulation?

Anovulation: Anovulation is a fancy term for not ovulating. It means an egg or oocyte was not produced during the cylce. ...Read more

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For the past 9 months my wife is having anovulation, is this too bad what can be use to correct it and for how long?

I presume: She already has been worked up by her gyn for the cause of anovulation. Check out these links and I hope these would provide u with valuable resourceful information to u. God bless u! http://infertility.about. Com/od/causesofinfertility/a/anovulation. Htm. Http://natural-fertility-info. Com/clomid-natural-alternatives-to-clomid. Html. ...Read more

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What do the terms anovulation and ovulation mean?

Terminology: Ovulation refers to the release of an oocyte (egg,) usually around the mid-cycle, from a woman's ovary. Anovulation simply means the absence of ovulation, or not ovulating. There is a wide range of ovulatory dysfunction between these two extremes, involving ovulations that may be unpredictable, infrequent, and in other ways abnormal. ...Read more

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What are reasons for anovulation other than pcos?

What are reasons for anovulation other than pcos?

Good question:: Pregnancy, low thyroid, obesity, premature menopause, high prolactin, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and idiopathic are among the potential causes. One cannot diagnose pcos without ruling out the above. ...Read more

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