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Please tell me, could a woman ovulate after menopause?

Please tell me, could a woman ovulate after menopause?

No, but: Menopause occurs when periods and ovulation stop. You should not ovulate after menopause. However, sometimes women in premature menopause do ovulate on rare occasions. ...Read more

Dr. Janet Greenhut
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Menopause (Definition)

The absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. During menopause, the ovaries stop producing estrogen and progesterone. After the complete transition into menopause, women can no longer get pregnant. The average age for menopause is 51 years old. Symptoms include dry vaginal tissue, irregular periods, hot flashes, mood ...Read more


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What happens to ovulated egg after menopause?

What happens to ovulated egg after menopause?

There are no more: Ovulated eggs after menopause. The eggs will become old with time and eventually won't be viable. ...Read more

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Can ovaries try to ovulate after menopause?

Can ovaries try to ovulate after menopause?

Thanks for asking!: The very high level of gonad stimulating hormone succeeds to induce a few residual eggs to develop and ovulate. This happens rarely. ...Read more

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Does ovulation pain mean im going 2ovulate soon?

Does ovulation pain mean im going 2ovulate soon?

Ovarian cyst: A cyst (follicle) ruptures each month as you ovulate. In some women, this causes a lot of pain but others have no or minor cramping. If it happens at the same time each month, it is a good sign for ovulation. Sometimes, the follicle (cyst) that contains the egg that you should ovulate grows bigger and the egg inside stops developing. The cyst nay rupture and cause more pain or discomfort. ...Read more

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What exactly is going on to cause ovulation pain?

What exactly is going on to cause ovulation pain?

Fast follicle growth: In the final days before ovulation the dominant follicle grows rapidly, and it is usually this rapid growth of the dominant follicle that women feel. When the egg actually releases from the follicle, that happens because of a thinning of the wall of the follicle and the egg "leaks" out, not "bursts" out as many women think. So the pain sensation typically precedes actual ovulation. ...Read more

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How common is it to have ovulation pain before, during and after ovulating?

How common is it to have ovulation pain before, during and after ovulating?

Mittelschmerz: I am not a gynecologist I know ovuation pain if can occur during and after ovulation. Mittelschmerz may last a few minutes to a few hours or 2 to 3 days. Rarely it can be longer than this. Hopefully, a gynecologist will also address this question to clarify whether the pain can occur before ovulation. ...Read more

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Positive OPK 1-21 and 1-22 ovulation pain 1-22 what day will I most likely have ovulated?

Positive OPK 1-21 and 1-22 ovulation pain 1-22 what day will I most likely have ovulated?

Trust the pain: I would err on trusting the pain. But, if you are trying to get pregnant the issue is not the specific day, but getting sperm into the vagina on the five days before ovulation. So, whether ovulation occurs on the 21st or 22nd, you should be getting exposed to sperm on the 16th through the 22nd. ...Read more

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Ovulation pain causing pain in my coccyx?

Ovulation pain causing pain in my coccyx?

Ovulation pain: Your can get pain that radiates to the entire pelvic area, lower back and even lower extremities with ovulation and or menstruation. Try using a heating pad and you can take anti inflammatory medication about three days before you are ovulating ...Read more

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Is it possible to have ovulation pain 1 week before period?

Is it possible to have ovulation pain 1 week before period?

Yes, although: Actual ovulation would very rarely be this late. "Ovulation" pains rarely happen at the moment of ovulation, but usually the days before (and after). Good wishes. ...Read more

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Is there any medical treatment for mittelschmerz (ovulation pain)?

Is there any medical treatment for mittelschmerz (ovulation pain)?

A few things: Your doc will examine you first to see if there is an obvious reason. He/she can give you pain medications, treat with hormones such as birth control pills or do a laparoscopy to look for endometriosis. ...Read more

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Ovulation pain and nausea lasting an entire week? Is that possible?

Not likely: It is not likely that pain and nausea lasting a week would be caused by ovulation. Ovulation pain (mittelschmerz) only occurs in some women and it is usually very short lived. I would see doctor to investigate other causes. ...Read more

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How long does mittelschmerz last if you're having it after your ovulation days? I'm 12 days away from my next period.

Ovulation pain: Mittelschmerz generally lasts no longer than 1-2 days. Sometimes there can be ovarian pain before the actual release of the egg. Mittelschmerz refers to the pain actually from the release of the egg and shortly afterwards. ...Read more

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Does ovulation pain occur before after or during actual ovulation? Period two days late last month and ovulation pain today is two days late.

Does ovulation pain occur before after or during actual ovulation? Period two days late last month and ovulation pain today is two days late.

All the above: Pain related to ovulation can be before, during, after, or all 3. Doctors refer to peri-ovulatory pain (meaning "around" ovulation) because the pain is in no way specific to the time of ovulation. ...Read more

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I had an U/S on 1/15/15. My LMP was 11/22/14. Ovulation pain between 12/2-12/5/14. I measured 5wk 6dy, not 8 wks. Is this the gestational age?

I had an U/S on 1/15/15. My LMP was 11/22/14. Ovulation pain between 12/2-12/5/14. I measured 5wk 6dy, not 8 wks. Is this the gestational age?

Yes: All dates we use and ultrasounds use are gestational age. Since you were 5w 6d on 1/15, that means conception was December 19. That wasn't really ovulation pain on December 2-5. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate twice in a month I had pinchy ovulation pain and cramps in left side 3/4 days ago and the same today but the right side? Thank you

Can you ovulate twice in a month I had pinchy ovulation pain and cramps in left side 3/4 days ago and the same today but the right side? Thank you

Extremely unlikely: It is extremely unlikely for a woman to ovulate twice in a months, but in medicine never say never. If in doubt, do a pregnancy test and stay on birth control. ...Read more

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Is bad ovulation pain a sign of ovarian cancer?

No: Symptoms of ovarian cancer are non-specific and pain would be a late symptom. See this site for more info.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/ovarian-cancer/ds00293. ...Read more

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Is pelvic inflammatory disease AND OVULATION PAIN LINKED?

No: Ovulation pain is usually cyclical, whereas pelic infection is acute and persistent until adequately treated. ...Read more

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How long does the ovulation pain last?

Shortlived: Ovulation pain typically lasts for 1 day. It is short lived and dissipates fairly quickly. ...Read more

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Does ovulation pain normally happen on the day yu ovulate?

Mittelschmerz: Ovulation pain (ie mittelschmerz) can be on or around ovulation 2 or 3 days usually. ...Read more

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I suffer with really painful ovulation pain. Should I be worried?

I suffer with really painful ovulation pain. Should I be worried?

Pain with ovulation: 34 F suffers with really painful ovulation pain. Asks: Should I be worried? ANS: really bad pain worries everyone including you and your Dr. So need to find out the cause and treat cause. May be just normal ovulation pain but as it worries you you need to tell your Dr and discuss. Let us know what it is from. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have ovulation pain before, during or after ovulating?

Is it normal to have ovulation pain before, during or after ovulating?

Mild pain common: Mild pain related to stretching of the ovarian capsule is common around ovulation. Moderate or severe pain, or pain of longer duration should be investigated - check with your gynecologist about endometriosis, fibroids, and pelvic inflammation. ...Read more

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How long would ovulation pain last and what can I do to relieve the pain?

Ibuprofen: If not allergic, or contraindicated usually Ibuprofen 600 mg three times per day is beneficial. ...Read more

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Ovulation pain lasting for 2 weeks now. Is it normal? Since I started ovulating I have not had pain but may 2014 that is when this pain started.

No: No this is not normal and more importantly it is not normal for you. This could be a symptom of an ovarian cyst.You need to be seen and evaluated. Pain is our body's way of telling us something is wrong. It's a good idea to listen. Good luck. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if ovulation pain becomes really painful? And it tends to be on the right side, what could cause ovulation pain to be painful?

Should I be concerned if ovulation pain becomes really painful? And it tends to be on the right side, what could cause ovulation pain to be painful?

Different facotrs: There could be other reasons for "ovulation pain" as the presence of an ovarian cyst. Some women experience "ovulation pain" more then others. In order to distinguish between an "ovulation pain" an other conditions you can schedule an appointment with an obgyn for an exam and a pelvic sonogram with you next ovualtion. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


Dr. Daniel Rychlik
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Mittelschmerz (Definition)

It usually mid cycle pain that ...Read more