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Follicular Phase Of Ovarian Cycle
Depends on how...: Depends on how long one's luteal phase is. If the luteal phase is 14 days (from ovulation to just before the period begins), then the follicular phase is 14 days also. If the luteal phase is 2 days longer, the follicular phase is then 2 days shorter, etc., etc.... A normal luteal phase can be 10-16 days long among different women, but tends to stay the same number of days in an individual woman. ...Read more
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 shortened follicular phase (ovulation on day 11) after laparoscopic ovarian surgery (before on day 17) means ovarian failure?
No: Ovarian failure is diagnosed after months of no periods not because one cycle was abnormal. ...Read more
I had norethesterone during middle of my cycle for spotting then after i finishd this my period came, so my follicular phase will start again after it?
Cd 23 of an average 35 day cycle, not ovulated yet and progesterone still in follicular phase but I have white CM in urine and cramps all day. Why?
Check it out: See you doc if persists . Not sure what happening. ...Read more
Test on 2nd day of period, FSH came 4.96 ref level in report :follicular phase : 2.8 -11.3
mid-cycle : 5.8-21
luteal phase : 1.2 - 9.0.Is this normal?
Depends: Lab tests must be analyzed knowing the individual and their specific history. What you describe sounds normal. Confirm with your doctor. ...Read more
What is the cause of long follicular phase (26 days) but normal luteal? What problems could it cause or hide? Solution?
What are your goals?: The follicular phase varies from person to person. The luteal phase is consistently about 14 days. Instead of thinking about these phases determine your goals. If your goal is cycle regulation then birth control methods can help. If your goal is pregnancy then a home ovulation kit would help. You would expect to ovulate 14 days before your next anticipated period. ...Read more
Do both ovaries produce follicles at the same time in their follicular phase? or one ovary produces follicles and the other , the next month?
Can vary: This can vary from month to month and from person to person. This is not really something Obgyns track and it is not very clinically useful. ...Read more
Long follicullar phase but normal 14 day luteal phase. Is this ok? What causes long follicular phase what can i do? Always ovulate around cd 25
Keep body weigh down: Although premature death of the dominant follicle followed by replacement or follicular suppression are possible causes, the most common reason for long follicular phases in women is prolongation of the time from recruitment to emergence of the dominant follicle. This is most commonly seen in PCOS. You are ovulating and menstruating, so that is good. There is not much for you to do. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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