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Can Ovulation Happen With No Lh Surge
What is the probability that after getting a positive home ovulation test/lh surge that someone not ovulate?
Good question: There is some variability in9 the accuracy of the available otc ovulation prediction kits. If it's working, then the ovulation should occur for the overwhelming majority (>95%) of patients who experience the lh surge. You can have your doctor order a day 21 Progesterone level, and that will confirm ovulation (or prove it didn't occur), to help you be sure. ...Read more
What happens to LH surge during ovulation? Would the LH detector still give a positive read if u are ovulating?
Yes it could: An lh surge is triggered when estrogen production from a growing follicle reaches a certain level. Some lh surges go up and down in 1 day. Others can be positive for 3-4 days. Ovulation usually occurs 24-36 hours after the peak so it is possible that the lh surge could still be positive during or after ovulation. Ovulation is triggered by the lh surge but the lh surge is not changed by ovulation. ...Read more
Unknown, but low: The complete answer: it is uncommon to not ovulate after detecting a TRUE LH surge. This was called a luteininzed unruptured follicle (LUF) and we are not certain how often it happens, most estimates are around 10%. Here's the trick though: many women get false LH readings on OPK, so obviously you would NOT expect ovulation to follow these. Good wishes. ...Read more
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