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Hi, am 28 year old. I had a scan in thae report its showing their is a dominant follicle of 16mm in ovary what it means follicle size is 16mm?

Hi, am 28 year old. I had a scan in thae report its showing their is a dominant follicle of 16mm in ovary what it means follicle size is 16mm?

Normal: That is a normal finding. It just means you have a 1.6 centimeter follicle...a cyst-like structure that forms when an ovary is about to release an egg (ovulate). ...Read more

Follicle (Definition)

An ovarian follicle contains a hollow ball of cells with an immature egg in the center. It is a structure within the ovary containing the egg that ...Read more


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What is the meaning of follicle size?

What is the meaning of follicle size?

TTC: When you are trying to conceive, either through an ovulation induction cycle or through ivf, the infertility specialist will discuss with you your egg follicle sizes. It is known that the follicle has to reach an average diameter of a minimum of 15 mms for the egg within to be mature. We cannot see the egg because it is microscopic size. Therefore, maturation is assumed by the size of the follicle. ...Read more

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Follicle size 12mm on cd 17th. Is it normal?

Follicle size 12mm on cd 17th. Is it normal?

Small: Follicles that will ovulate within a day or two are approximately 23 to 24 mm in largest diameter. ...Read more

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Is matured follicle size for a black skinned woman 30mm?

20 to 26mm: I am not sure there is any racial difference in follicle size in different groups. Sometimes, a follicle that is 30 mm may be considered old or post mature. However, it depends on your previous ultrasounds. Good Luck ...Read more

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What is the size of affected follicles for 18-25 age peoples?

Unclear: Are you asking about hair follicles or ovarian follicles? And what do you mean by "affected" Please clarify your situation and what you are looking for help with, then resubmit your question. ...Read more

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Follicle size is 12mm on CD 16 can the size increase and mature?

Follicle size is 12mm on CD 16 can the size increase and mature?

Possibly: It depends on if you are on medication to help with follicular stimulation and growth. It sounds like you have a complex fertility history according to your profile. Please schedule a follow up visit with your fertility specialist to go over your unique circumstances. ...Read more

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What does variably sized follicles showing reactive germinal centers, some enlarged follicles show disrupted germinal centers but serpentine mean?

What does variably sized follicles showing reactive germinal centers, some enlarged follicles show disrupted germinal centers but serpentine mean?

Microscopic descript: That part of the biopsy report is a verbal description of what the pathogist sees when he/ she looks at the biopsy under the microscope. All those findings are typically seen in a reactive, benign enlarged lymph node. Reactive lymph nodes can be seen in many inflammatory and infectious conditions, so be sure to follow up so your doctor can find out what is causing it. ...Read more

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Is it true that some women, small % of women ovulate with 15-16mm follicles? If so, are eggs good size to be fertilized? My dr said this is possible.

Disbelief?: Do you think the doctor would lie to you? An egg is microscopic. So is the sperm. They cannot be seen with the naked eye. The ovarian follicle size is meaningless. ...Read more

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Do follicles always ovulate at the same size? If so, what size?

Do follicles always ovulate at the same size? If so, what size?

No: An ovary is about an inch to inch and a half and contains the various follicles in various stages and sizes
hopefully an obgyn will add on! ...Read more

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Is follicle size 13.5 on day 13 normal.?! will I ovulate this time

Small: The follicle usually reaches 18 to 20 mm when it is ready to ovulate. In the days preceding ovulation, follicles usually grow approximately 1 mm per day. Based on your number, I would guess you will be ovulating in 5 to 6 days, but this is just a guess, and it may be that you won't ovulate at all this cycle. Unfortunately it's hard to tell in advance what will happen. Would luck! ...Read more

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What is ideal size for follicle to ovulate? Is 18 mm considered mature?

Natural cycle?: 18 mm in a natural cycle (no drugs) is mature; in a Clomiphene cycle would be more like 22-23 mm. ...Read more

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What is the smallest size follicle you can have to get a mature egg from?

What is the smallest size follicle you can have to get a mature egg from?

Follicle Size: When we do IVF we like to see at least four follicles over 18-20mm in size. But we often get many more mature oocytes from smaller follicles. In fact, the best predictor of multiple birth risk is the number of follicles that are 10-15mm, and not simply the larger follicles. ...Read more

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If conceived with follicle size of 8mm will it affect the healthiness of baby?

If conceived with follicle size of 8mm will it affect the healthiness of baby?

Misinformed?: What does the follicle size of the post ovulation follicle have to do with the health of the baby? I am not sure you have the correct information or your question belies a misunderstanding of why their is a follicle and what the follicle does. If you are pregnant there are other ways your physician will monitor the health of your baby. ...Read more

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Is there any chances of ovulation naturally f follicles are in size of 1.1-0.9?

Is there any chances of ovulation naturally f follicles are in size of 1.1-0.9?

Not yet: 9-11mm is probably too small to ovulate. Typically they are around 20mm when ovulation occurs. ...Read more

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Good day. Pls what is the biggest size a follicle gets to before it becomes an egg?

20+ mm: The follicle has the egg in it all along, but it needs to grow to a size of 20+ mm to be considered a "mature" follicle and the egg in it capable of being fertilized. ...Read more

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What should be the size of follicles for ovulation? I ve 16 and 15 on day 15 of cycle.

What should be the size of follicles for ovulation? I ve 16 and 15 on day 15 of cycle.

Ovulation: Generally speaking of follicle is able to rupture and emit the eighth at approximately 18 mm or greater. Nature is funny and full of variability and some sure there are follicles that rupture at an even smaller size and sometimes we see follicles as big as 30 mm that then ovulate spontaneously. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Do follicles cause ovulation? If no, what does? If yes, does the follicle size matter?

Follicles: Contain the developing eggs which can be "ovulated" when certain hormonal sequences occur. But it's your body releasing a surge of luteinizing hormone that stimulates ovulation. ...Read more

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Is it possible to ovulate a week after ovidrill shot or is it truely a 24-48 hour process.... Follicle size was 16, next day took shot...?

Is it possible to ovulate a week after ovidrill shot or is it truely a 24-48 hour process.... Follicle size was 16, next day took shot...?

Anything is possible: Anything is possible but the idea of the ovulation inducing medications is to induce ovulation right away. Ovulating a week later would be atypical. ...Read more

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Can injection plus progynova help increase the follicle to mature when taken on cd10 and follicle size 10mm, 8mm and 7mm. Took 100mg of cd 5-9?

Yes if the right med: Adding injections of fsh such as follistim or Gonal-F may help grow the follicle lo maturity even after clomid (clomiphene). Progynova is an estrogen and will not help the eggs grow, though it may make your uterus more receptive, . ...Read more

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My follicle size 11.9mm on cd 17th....Any possibility for ovulation. As I iiregular mensus?

Small follicle: 11.9 mm is too small for a pre-ovulatory follicle, so you are not close to ovulation. If the follicle continues growing to around 16 mm (in a natural cycle) it may well ovulate; I've seen this up to about day 25. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is 1.8 follicle a good size to get pregnant?

Depends: Each individual is different. Average is 20 to 24 mm. Maybe few women ovulate at 18mm. ...Read more

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Size of follicle is 28mm on11day so can I get pregnant?

Size of follicle is 28mm on11day so can I get pregnant?

Follicle size: Impending ovulation. Does not guarantee success. Good luck. ...Read more

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Cd16 follicle size is 12mm is there any chance to conceive?

Follicle: That's a little small for a good mature follicle. around 18-23 mm would be more indicative of a good follicle ...Read more

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What is follicle size to ovulate induced by gonadotrophin injection?

HCG trigger: IN a natural cycle between 16-18 mm, in a Clomiphene cycle between 20-24 mm, in a hMG/FSH cycle between 16-20 mm - these are typical, not hard fast rules. ...Read more