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Early Ovulation Causes
Would early ovulation causing early conception show in the gestational age since not all woman ovulate 14 days after lmp?
Yes, no, and maybe: Yes, if she knows how to adjust her counting based on the length of her cycles or on which day she usually ovulates. Yes, if using an ultrasound to do the dating, such as an 8-11 week ultrasound scan. No, if all she uses for counting is the first day of her last menstrual period and her periods are much longer or much shorter than 28 days. And, maybe it matters little, as all dates are estimates. ...Read more
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Yes: One subunit of pregnancy hormone HCG is structurally identical to the hormone that is measured in the ovulation prediction kits (luteinizing hormone) and most home tests don't differentiate between the 2 hormones, so yes, pregnancy can give a false + for ovulation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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