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What can cause anovulation?

What can cause anovulation?

At your age: It is common, due to the ovaries not functioning properly, if you want pg you need to see a reprodcutive endocrinlogist (infert specailist asap) as u may not have much ovariamnfunction left and u will probably need shots to get preg. ...Read more

Anovulation (Definition)

Anovulation is a fancy term for not ovulating. It means an egg or oocyte was not ...Read more


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What are the solutions for anovulation?

It depends: There is a wide variety of etiologies for anovulation. And the solution may not only depend on the etiology, but what exactly is the "problem" anovulation is causing. Is the problem heavy periods, irregular periods, absence of periods, endometrial hyperplasia, infertility, etc. It is best to seek gyn consultation for evaluation and proper management of anovulation. ...Read more

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What are the usual symptoms of anovulation?

No periods: Ovulation is the necessary step to have a spontaneous menstrual period. Following normal ovulation the hormone Progesterone rises significantly for roughly 2 weeks; if no pregnancy occurs, Progesterone falls and a period begins. In anovulation menstruation cannot occur, so periods are irregular or absent altogether. The only reliable symptom suggestive of anovulation is missed periods. ...Read more

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What are the typical effects of chronic anovulation?

No periods: Amenorrhea (no menstrual period) is the most common effect. Long-term absence of menstrual period can cause bone loss and may influence the future risk of heart disease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: anovulation?

What is the definition or description of: anovulation?

Anovulation: Anovulation is a fancy term for not ovulating. It means an egg or oocyte was not produced during the cylce. ...Read more

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For the past 9 months my wife is having anovulation, is this too bad what can be use to correct it and for how long?

I presume: She already has been worked up by her gyn for the cause of anovulation. Check out these links and I hope these would provide u with valuable resourceful information to u. God bless u! http://infertility.about. Com/od/causesofinfertility/a/anovulation. Htm. Http://natural-fertility-info. Com/clomid-natural-alternatives-to-clomid. Html. ...Read more

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What are reasons for anovulation other than pcos?

What are reasons for anovulation other than pcos?

Good question:: Pregnancy, low thyroid, obesity, premature menopause, high prolactin, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and idiopathic are among the potential causes. One cannot diagnose pcos without ruling out the above. ...Read more

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What do the terms anovulation and ovulation mean?

What do the terms anovulation and ovulation mean?

Terminology: Ovulation refers to the release of an oocyte (egg,) usually around the mid-cycle, from a woman's ovary. Anovulation simply means the absence of ovulation, or not ovulating. There is a wide range of ovulatory dysfunction between these two extremes, involving ovulations that may be unpredictable, infrequent, and in other ways abnormal. ...Read more

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Why could malnutrition cause anovulation?

Why could malnutrition cause anovulation?

Stress response: Malnutrition, whether due to famine, intestinal disease, anorexia nervosa, or extreme dieting, is physically stressful to the body, and results in high levels of cortisol. High cortisol levels suppress the pituitary hormones that trigger ovulation. This is beneficial in the long run because it lowers birth rates in times of famine, and reduces the number of deaths from starvation. ...Read more

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I've heard of women using femaprin (vitex) pills for anovulation. Do they work?

I've heard of women using femaprin (vitex) pills for anovulation. Do they work?

No evidence it helps: There is some scientific evidence that vitex agnus-castus (chaste tree berry) may help with pms symptoms and cyclic mastalgia (breast pain) but no studies showing that it helps women with ovulation disorders. If you aren't ovulating regularly and are trying to conceive the safety of vitex when you're pregnant is unknown, so you should stop it when you get a positive pregnancy test if you conceive. ...Read more

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Is anovulation normal for a 27 year old women? And if that happens that means you can't get pregnant right?

No!: It's not really normal for any reproductive-age woman, but especially in a 27 year old. Anovulation does not mean you can't (ever) get pregnant, that depends on the reason for the anovulation - you may well require a doctor's help but in most cases it should be possible. ...Read more

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Are there any natural treatments for amenorrhrea due to anovulation?

Remedies for periods: Not having a period can be a sign of early pregnancy, thyroid disorders, hormonal imbalance such as pco, prolonged use of birth control, stress, too much exercise, anorexia etc. If you have spoken with your doctor and they say this is just one anovulation period, natural supplements that balance hormones are vitex, oil of primrose (better for progesterone). ...Read more

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What causes anovulation? And are there any other causes for missed periods other than anovulation?

Multiple causes: Many hormonal factors can cause this issue. You are only 16 years old and your menstrual cycle may not be established or your homonal levels may need to be regulated with oral contracetives. I advise you to make an appointment with a gyn. ...Read more

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Which natural remedies can I take for anovulation?

There are several...: Some natural therapies may work, depending on why someone is not ovulating. For example, if it's due to pcos, then weight loss may help (if overweight). Acupuncture has helped some of my patients. If it's anovulation due to anorexia, being too thin, or exercising too much, then weight gain may help (along with decreasing exercise). I hope this helps! ...Read more

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How long does it take to be recovered from anovulation after removing mirena (levonorgestrel)?

Within a month: The hormones from Mirena (levonorgestrel) are cleared from your system fairly rapidly. Some women may take longer to ovulate. See your doctor if your normal cycle doesn't return in 3-4 months. ...Read more

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I face anovulation and need regular injections for induction. 2 IUI cycles failed. Is there any way to cure anovulation?

Maybe: It depends why you are not ovulating. There are many causes. For example thyroid problems and obesity can causes anovulation and can be treated with weight loss and thyroid hormone. Ask your doctor about your specific case. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Is the only thing that prohibits you from getting pregnant with pcos is anovulation?

Not necessarily: Women with pcos can have any of the other causes for infertility women without pcos can have. Usually, hormones are out of sync leading to anovulation as a more common cause that is typical for pcos. However, pcos doesn't negate risks for other types of infertility. ...Read more

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Does dong quai work for prolonged periods and or anovulation?

Does dong quai work for prolonged periods and or anovulation?

No. ..: There is no good evidence it works for either. This is a good review: http://bit. Ly/vtmknd. See a fertility specialist (rei) if you're trying to conceive, or an ob/gyn if you are concerned about your cycles but not trying to conceive. ...Read more

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I found my cycle average to be 35days for the past 1year. (33, 34, 44, 42, 40, 36, 32, 37, 36, 31, 28)This month, im on day40&still no period. Is it anovulation?

I found my cycle average to be 35days for the past 1year. (33, 34, 44, 42, 40, 36, 32, 37, 36, 31, 28)This month, im on day40&still no period. Is it anovulation?

Pregnancy test: Typically, a 32 day cycle is considered the longest time span a cycle can be considered fertile, i.e, with ovulation happening that can lead to pregnancy. That does not mean if cycles are longer there is no ovulation. If a woman feels it is taking extraordinarily long for her to come on her period, a pregnancy test should be done. ...Read more

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If you have anovulation, is it possible to still get a positive LH surge and period? Do you still get your period even if an egg is not released?

Anovulation: Many people just have very rare ovulation. If you normally have anovulation, It is still possible to get an lh surge and period. An egg was probably released if this happened to you. Anovulation does not preclude you from ever ovulating. You still need birth control if you are avoiding pregnancy. ...Read more

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What's anovulation? I've had my period for 2 weeks in a row I've nevr been regular and frequently miss my period is anovulation something 2 worry about

No egg release: Annovulation is the medical term when one does not ovulate meaning that one does not release an egg from the ovary. It is very common. Menstrual cycles are typical regulated with birth control in these cases ...Read more

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I'm 47& have had symptoms of anovulation for the last year. I realize I might be heading into menopause. Twice this year I've experienced severe hypoglycemia during an "off" month. Usually happens when I should be menstruating. Do I need hormones? No energ

They might help: But first you need a full exam, possibly some tests, and a discussion with your doctor. If you review all of your symptoms with him or her without jumping to conclusions about what you think they mean, you will be better able to determine your best course of treatment. ...Read more

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My period is almost 3 months late. HPT results were negative on the 3rd & 5th wks late. I trust the HPT though. Could it be due to anovulation?

Likely: If you have had 2 negative pregnancy tests and one is recent, then you are likely not pregnant. The question is whether or not your periods have always been regular. As you have gone 3 months without a cycle, you should be evaluated by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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