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Doctor insights on: Cycle Luteal Phase

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Lh surge detected positive on Jan 4th after no LH surges on Dec 31st 2015, and Jan 1, 2, and 3rd 2016. We had sex on Dec 31 2015 and Jan 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7th. Now I have a bloated stomach. I don't know if it's normal or not. 28 days cycle. Luteal phase

Lh surge detected positive on Jan 4th after no LH surges on Dec 31st 2015, and Jan 1, 2, and 3rd 2016. We had sex on Dec 31 2015 and Jan 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7th. Now I have a bloated stomach. I don't know if it's normal or not. 28 days cycle. Luteal phase

Wait and see: It sounds like you are trying to conceive. If you had an LH surge on the 4th and had sex the day before and day after then hopefully you successfully conceived. You will need to be patient and wait and see if you miss your next menstrual cycle. If so then check a pregnancy test. ...Read more

Luteal Phase (Definition)

The luteal phase (or secretory phase) is the latter phase of the menstrual cycle (in humans and a few other animals) or the estrous cycle (in other placental mammals). It begins with the formation of the corpus luteum and ends in either pregnancy or luteolysis. The main hormone associated with this stage is progesterone, which is significantly higher ...Read more


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Did I have sex on my ovulation day period this month was4/2 had sex4/17 there are 30days in my cycle luteal phase 16 other periods was 2/1/13 an 3/3/13?

Did I have sex on my ovulation day period this month was4/2 had sex4/17 there are 30days in my cycle luteal phase 16 other periods was 2/1/13 an 3/3/13?

Very likely: You have it figured out. With a 30 day cycle you should ovulate around day 16 +/- you can add a little more by using an ovulation kit. When the kit shows positive have intercourse that day and next two days. ...Read more

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Does a short follicular phase affect fertility? I ovulate on day 9 or 10 of my cycle. My luteal phase is always 16 days.

Does a short follicular phase affect fertility? I ovulate on day 9 or 10 of my cycle. My luteal phase is always 16 days.

Probably not: You may want to follow up with a pre-ovulation ultrasound, to see if the follicle is appropriate in size. And also to check a. Luteal phase progesterone to see if it's greater than 10 ng/ ml. ...Read more

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Can you have a early luteal phase and still achieve pregnancy 30 day cycle early luteal phase 4 days cm cramps on n off since 3/27-4/3 4/4 cramps?

Luteal phase: The first “half” of the menstrual cycle can vary. The Luteal phase generally last 14 days if pregnancy does not occur. Cervical mucous is not always an accurate tool to determine exactly when ovulation occurs. If your pain/cramps continue consider seeing ab Obgyn. If you miss your period the certainly check pregnancy test ...Read more

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Long cycles but short luteal phase 4 months after discontinuing the pill. Diagnose? Treatment? Ps. Before the pill, normal cycles.

Long cycles: Probably your system is still adjusting after the bcp's. Give it some additional time to adjust unless your anxious to conceive. ...Read more

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How many mg of vit B6 to take for luteal phase defect? 29 day cycle, ovulation day 20, luteal phase of 10 days. Thanks

Non-proven therapy: Vitamin therapy for luteal phase defect is unproven; I know of no convincing evidence that it has nay impact on lpd at all. Therefore, there's no recommendation for 'how much' to take. You might be aware that experts do not even agree on the impact of lpd and whether it needs to be treated at all. ...Read more

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TTC for 8 months. Cycle 24-26 days. Luteal phase 9-10 days. This cycle I ovulated on day 14. BD 4/6 fertile days. What else can I do to get pregnant?

See a Gynecologist: If your luteal phase is truly 9-10 days, you have a luteal phase defect and the possible explanation for your failure to conceive. Try testing days 9-13 to see if your ovulating sooner. If indeed, you have an inadequate luteal phase, you will need to see Gyn for appropriate testing and medication. Meanwhile, get a semen analysis and keep trying. Good luck! ...Read more

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How do I lengthen luteal phase?

Luteal phase: Well realistically, you probably can't. Why do you think your luteal phase needs lengthening? Some women get a longer luteal phase when on clomiphene, though it's not consistent. If you have a documented luteal-phase defect and worried about miscarriage, supplemental Progesterone sometimes helps. ...Read more

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How long is normal luteal phase?

11+ days: The luteal phase starts after ovulation and is 14 days by the textbook. We usually think that the minimum length is about 11 days. To determine the length, you need to accurately know the day of ovulation, as many times a day can make the difference between normal & abnormal. You need an accurate diagnosis to prevent unnecessary and thus ineffective treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How do I figure my luteal phase?

How do I figure my luteal phase?

Timing: The luteal phase is 10-14 days after ovulation and before the next menstrual period. It starts when the ovary begins producing progesterone, just after the ovulation surge and just before ovulation. It ends with the next menstrual flow.

The luteal phase can be defined by ovulation prediction kits, temperature charts, ultrasound, and blood tests. ...Read more

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What does 24 late luteal phase mean?

Cycle day: Cycle day 24 would be in the late luteal phase if your cycle. The follicular phase is before ovulation, and the luteal phase is after. In a normal 28 day cycle, cycle day 1 is the first day of your period. Ovulation occurs on cycle day 14. If you don't get pregnant, your period will come on cycle day 28. So. Anything after cycle day 14 and you period is your luteal phase ...Read more

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Is a luteal phase of 17-18 days normal?

Without other: Information, I would have to say yes. Luteal phase generally lasts from approx. Day 14 to day 28. ...Read more

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Is a luteal phase of 17-18 days normal?

Is a luteal phase of 17-18 days normal?

No, but...: These luteal of your menstrual cycle is generally 13-15 days & can be calculated from the first day of your menstrual period back. It is the most consistent part of your cycle. This is may not be as consistent in young woman yourself, dep on how long you've had u'r period. The menstrual & proliferative follicular) phases of the cycle are the ones that tend to be irregular when there is an issue. ...Read more

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How can I know what my luteal phase is?

Luteal phase: One way is to monitor for ovulation using an OPK and then count the days until your next period, that's your luteal phase. There are very few reasons why doing this would be important though. ...Read more

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How do I figure out my luteal phase length?

Timing: That is the time from when you ovulate until the next period begins. So the easiest way is to check ovulation kits. When positive, assume you will ovulate the next day. The see how long until bleeding occurs. ...Read more

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How will gyno know what my luteal phase is?

2nd half of cycle: The menstrual cycle is divided into four sections. In order, the follicular, ovulatory, luteal, and menstrual phases. At ovulation, approx. Day 14-15, the egg leaves the follicle. The luteal phase follows and typically lasts 14 days - the last 14 days before menses starts. Looking at a temp. Chart, or testing with an ovulation kit are two ways to infer the luteal phase. ...Read more

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My luteal phase is 11 days, does that ever change?

Luteal phase: Your cycle length and phases will change for different reasons. As you approach menopause the proliferative phase and cycle length will initially shorten. A luteal phase of 11 days is borderline if you are trying to conceive, but could be normal for you. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: luteal phase?

What is the definition or description of: luteal phase?

See below: The luteal phase (or secretory phase) is the latter phase of the menstrual cycle (in humans and a few other animals) or the estrous cycle (in other placental mammals). It begins with the formation of the corpus luteum and ends in either pregnancy or luteolysis. The main hormone associated with this stage is progesterone, which is significantly higher during the luteal phase. ...Read more

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What to do if I have experience with a short luteal phase?

Not ovulating?: You're probably not ovulating and therefore experiencing abnormal menstrual cycles. Nothing needs be done, as you are probably nearing menopause, unless your bleeding is very heavy or your having other problem. S ...Read more

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How will I know what my luteal phase is without information?

How will I know what my luteal phase is without information?

Test and Question: You need some information to understand the luteal phase. You can check the number of days after ovulation, measure Progesterone (p4) levels, or biopsy the endometrium to indirectly see the effect of p4. Luteal phase defect (lpd) implies a low p4 after ovulation. The diagnosis is controversial because measuring p4 is easy but interpreting the results is tricky. ...Read more

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Can a luteal phase be 10 days and still be considered "normal"?

Can a luteal phase be 10 days and still be considered "normal"?

Yea: That is on the shorter end of the average luteal phase (14 days) but it can vary from woman to woman. ...Read more

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My luteal phase isn't the same length every months! Is that normal?

It could be: Depends partly on how much they vary and how you determine it; anything 12-15 days coul be reasonable. ...Read more

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