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Causes Of Early Ovulation
Not sexually active, but keeping track of ovulation w/monitor. What would be cause of early ovulation? Always get CD 14-15, but got CD 12 this month.
Age: Monitor, it may be a one off occurrence, however if persistent, probably indicative of diminishing ovarian reserve ...Read more
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It depends: Hcg levels identify a pregnancy. Low levels may represent a very early pregnancy depending on how many days you are late for your expected period. You will have to have more tests to see if it doubles or not. If it decreases you had a chemical pregnancy. Talk with your OB about getting further tests to see if the pregnancy is normal. ...Read more
Trying to conceive: I bbt &opk. My? Is that my ovulation day went from 10or12 to day 8. What would cause an early o day and is that am issue with ttc?
14 days before: An easy way to remember ovulation is that it occurs 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days between periods then you can calculate an approximate ovulation date. BBT measurements are not very accurate. OPK are better. The best way to determine if you are ovulating or not is a midluteal phase Progesterone blood test. Your doctor can order this to help determine what is happening ...Read more
Could traveling cause me ovulate a week later then usual delaying my expected period date later causing me to test too early?
Traveling: Can throw off your period. If you think you are pregnant take a test. Test again a week later if you think you could be pregnant and dates are off ...Read more
Last day of ovulation was 8/25 had sex 8/27 (more so early 8/28 cause it was already 1am) & then again 8/28 @ about 7am. Can I still become pregnant?
Yes: I'm not sure about "last day "of ovulation since ovulation happens once per cycle but I'm assuming that you mean it was the last day that the kit tested positive and you can conceive if you have unprotected sex a few days before or after ovulation. Since you are testing I'm guessing that you want to conceive. Good luck. ...Read more
My period was 1 week early (5 days after ovulation) and last 2 days - normally 5-7 days. This has never happened before, what could be the cause?
Irregular bleed: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
I have green disharge very early after ovulation with cramps (day 18). On hCG injections. Hormone levels normal. What is the cause?
Discharge: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more
Taking puregon/fsh injections daily & have noticed egg white like CM on cd7 & cd9 (day 10 now). Does FSH cause early onset of CM but not ovulating?
Cm: Cervical mucus varies from moth to month and from one person to another. It is also related to your estrogen levels. It is not surprising with your ovarian stimulation that you are producing cm, you may also notice it be more copious. All normal. Don't worry about cervical mucus your doctor will monitor your progress with estrogen levels and ultrasound. ...Read more
I'm 28 & my 'period' came 2 weeks early. I haven't ovulated since oct (seeing my dr. Next week b/c I suspect pcos). Could pcos cause early bleeding?
Yes: One of the hallmarks of pcos is irregular and unpredictable bleeding. ...Read more
Can taking only 2 birth control pills stop u from ovulating and cause a abnormal period to come early?
I'm ttc, 7dpo. Feeling bloat, cramps, nausea, frequent urination nonstop since ovulation. Seems too early for pregnancy symptoms. Cause for concern?
Many reasons. ..: A one-off late period can be due to pregnancy, stress or ovarian cysts. Long or irregular cycles can be due to polycystic ovarian sydrome (pcos), also thyroid problems, excess prolactin hormone, aging of the ovary (diminished ovarian reserve), or low hormone levels (hypogonadism) from heavy exercise, eating disorders, or stress. Some medications can affect your cycles. See a rei specialist if ttc. ...Read more
Hormonal changes: Hormonal rhythm changes commonlyGet a more detailed answer ›
Many possible: Reasons, especially at age 46 (if that's your true age.) see a doctor to sort out your reasons, no doctor online can tell without a detailed history, an exam, and possibly lab tests. ...Read more
The test: The ovulation predictor test is a test for LH (lutenizing hormone). The LH surge triggers ovulation. Its sensitivity is set for a level consistent with the rise in LH which is not the same for everyone so it becomes positive when the LH reaches a certain level. This is not necessarily the peak of the surge and it stays positive as long as the LH is above that level. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Many: Many things. Anovulation can be caused by conditions. Pcos, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, hyperprolactinemia, diminished ovarian reserve, premature ovarian failure (early menopause), and other conditions. See your gyn or reproductive endocrinologist to determine cause and eventual treatment. ...Read more
Happens sometimes: In a non-pregnant woman with regular periods, some causes of a late ovulation or a late period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (like birth control pills), hormonal imbalances, etc… Seeing a doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome... such as no periods but not pregnant. ...Read more