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Dr. Gary Sandler
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Can women with endometriosis become pregnant?

Can women with endometriosis become pregnant?

YES: Most women become pregnant. But endometriosis can affect the ovaries, the tubes, the uterus, and can cause scar tissue. So some women have difficulty becoming pregnant. There is a higher chance of needing ivf. Many women become pregnant and never even knew they already had endometriosis. ...Read more

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Can women with heavy periods have healthier babies?

Can women with heavy periods have healthier babies?

No information: There is no information to confirm or refute that statement. No logical reason for such as well. ...Read more

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Can a woman with endometriosis still ovulate and become pregnant ?

Can a woman with endometriosis still ovulate and become pregnant ?

Yes: Endometriosis is not related to ovulation defects. Severe cases of endometriosis can affect fallopian tube function. In the overwhelming majority of cases it does not. Since you are 18 consider taking birth control to avoid pregnancy and help with endometriosis. ...Read more

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Does older women with pcos have increased fertility compared to older woman without pcos?

Does older women with pcos have increased fertility compared to older woman without pcos?

No: Pcos can disturb ovulation & fertility. The woman free of this condition would have better chances. By "older, " though, i hope you don't mean post-menopause? Pregnancy would not happen for either woman after that point. ...Read more

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Do women with fybroid ovulate?

Do women with fybroid ovulate?

Fibroids ovulation: Fibroids of the uterus will not affect ovulation. A woman may or may not ovulate but if she's not ovulating, the cause will not be the fibroid. ...Read more

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Can women with pcos have a vaginal birth?

Can women with pcos have a vaginal birth?

Yes: Women can deliver vaginally if they face pcos. ...Read more

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Is Clomid (clomiphene) more effective with women who DO ovulate vs women who NEVER ovulate? I ovulate but not often due to irregular cycles.

Is Clomid (clomiphene) more effective with women who DO ovulate vs women who NEVER ovulate? I ovulate but not often due to irregular cycles.

Maybe: It depends on why the never ovulate group of women on Clomid (clomiphene) were not ovulating in the first place. If it was due to a medically correctable condition then Clomid (clomiphene) will work as well as someone who ovulates infrequently. ...Read more

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Can women with prolactinoma become pregnant?

Can women with prolactinoma become pregnant?

Yes: Yes, prolactinomas that are smaller than 1 CM can be treated with medications to reduce the prolactin level, which will help normalize ovulation and help with conception attempts. Be sure to remember to check visual fields to avoid compromising the optic nerve. ...Read more

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Hi! can a woman with pcos and secondary amennorhea be pregnant with unsafe sex?

Hi! can a woman with pcos and secondary amennorhea be pregnant with unsafe sex?

Yes: If you truly have 2 amenorrhea, which means no periods for 6 months or more, the chances are probably quite low - but not impossible. ...Read more

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Why do women with pcos have trouble with their cycle and fertility?

Why do women with pcos have trouble with their cycle and fertility?

Complicated: Syndrome is due to high Insulin levels. Patients have the type ii diabetes gene expression. Early in dmii, Insulin levels are high. Insulin in the ovary creates higher male hormone (androgen) production that thwarts follicle (egg) development. Thus ovulation problems and longer menstrual cycles. Anything over 30 days is abnormal. Fertility is decreased and miscarriage increased. ...Read more

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Can women have their period while pregnant?

Can women have their period while pregnant?

Although a : Woman who is pregnant might experience bleeding it would not be her period. A woman's period stops when she is pregnant. Take care. ...Read more

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Do infertile women still experience symptoms of ovulation?

Do infertile women still experience symptoms of ovulation?

You may not: Ovulation is most often silent whether fertile or infertile. Many infertile women ovulate as infertility cause is not ovulation problem. Some women can feel a slight discomfort at ovulation. We have tests to determine ovulation: see http://bit.Ly/mvk3em. I have a video of details: http://bit.Ly/nsjhg3. See references for more details. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium) safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium) safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium): Pregnancy class c so the benefits have to outweigh the risks. Speaking with your ob/gyn and lung specialist would be the best way to determine if this is the safest medication for you. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women use Apixaban?

Can pregnant women use Apixaban?

Apixaban: Apixaban is FDA PREGNANCY CATEGORY B. Discuss with OB. ...Read more

Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Asthma (Definition)

A disease of the lungs caused by chronic inflammation of the airways, caused ...Read more