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Can You Still Get Pregnant With Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Yes: Some women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) get pregnant easily with no help, some need only insulin-sensitizing medications like metformin. Others need tablets like Clomid (clomiphene) or Letrozole to induce ovulation, rarely fertility shots or in vitro fertilization. About 8-10% of women have pcos. Your age also affects your chances. See a fertility md (rei) if ttc for an individualized treatment plan. ...Read more
Pcos is a metabolic disorder affecting 8-10% of women that may cause irregular periods, acne or increased hair growth, infertility or subfertility, and increases the risk of diabetes. To diagnose pcos, we need 2 out of 3 of: 1. Irregular or no periods 2. Acne, hair growth and/or blood tests showing too much male-type hormones (androgens) 3. Ultrasound showing large ovaries ...Read more
You can get pregnant: Women with polycystic ovarian syndrome tend to have irregular periods and often find it more difficult to get pregnant but they do get pregnant. If you would like to increase your chances of getting pregnant, maintaining a healthy weight is very important. I would also recommend seeing an OB doctor for additional recommendations. ...Read more
See OB or Repro Endo: 8-10% of women have pcos, only some have difficulty conceiving. Some are overweight, if so moderately low carb diets, exercise with cardio + weights help. Some women have Insulin resistance (pre-diabetes) and metformin helps. If you have irregular cycles many women can get pregnant with Clomid (clomiphene) or letrozole. Advanced treatment like ivf is used if simple treatment doesn't succeed or low egg supply. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have endometriosis and polycistic ovarian syndrome along with irregular periods. Not sure if I ovulate. Will it be difficult for me get pregnant?
Likely: Since you're not even sure if you are ovulating, it I very difficult to say one way or another how much difficulty you may have getting pregnant. Many people with these conditions do indeed have more difficulty getting pregnant. That doesn't mean you can't or won't. If you are not wanting pregnancy, don't count on this to provide you with certain contraception. See a fertility specialist! ...Read more
Yes: Women with pcos generally are anovulatory and do not ovulate. However, there is always the possibility that you can have an occasional ovulatory cycle. Problem is, you never know when it could happen, and timing intercourse is difficult. If you do not want to get pregnant, you should think about some method of birth control. Hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Yes, you can get pregant with ovarian cysts as long as you are ovulating (releasing an egg). It is possible that hormonally active cysts (ones that produce hormones) may cause you to not ovulate. This will potentially affect fertility. In this situation, you will not have normal menstrual cycles. ...Read more
Can polycystic ovaries lead to ovarian cancer? I have been diagnosed with it. However i dont suffer with symptoms besides irregular menstruation. I managed to fall pregnant with fertomid should i be concerned
PCO: It will definitely not kill you! if you have pcos your irregular cycles will make it harder, though not impossible, to conceive. ...Read more
Please how can polycystic ovaries be cured? please can you conceive when you are left with only one fallopian tube and also hav polycystiv ovaries?
No "cure" available: There is no "cure" for polycystic ovaries, but the condition can be managed with medication, diet, and exercise. Conception is very possible with ovulation induction agents. As long as the one Fallopian tube is patent(open) "natural" conception is possible. If the tube is closed, assisted reproductive technologies like IVF (in vitro fertilization) are needed. ...Read more
Yes: You could not get pregnant without ovarian cysts. Your eggs are contained in tiny ovarian cysts. Each month one of those cysts will enlarge to about 1 inch in diameter - then it ruptures (ovulation) and releases the egg, allowing you the chance to conceive. After ovulation, sometimes the cyst will seal up and continue to enlarge - up to the size of a baseball, and still this is normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i get pregnant if there is no ejaculation or pre ejaculation? I also have polycystic ovarian syndrome
Yes: Those little guys can sneak out even without ejaculation and it only takes one. Granted, odds lower and with your pcos you don't ovulate regularly which reduces chances of pregnancy, but all it takes is one egg and one sperm. If you don't want pregnancy, don't play roulette that these things in combo somehow constitute birth control. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
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