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Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility
Endocrinology is a medical specialty which involves disorders of the endocrine glands. These glands release hormones into the blood. Hormones have effects in other parts of the body. Examples of endocrine glands include the pituitary gland, adrenal gland, and thyroid gland. Diabetes is an endocrine disorder due to problems with supply ...Read more
Many important ones: Fertility testing: check ovarian volumes (size) and antral follicle counts (afc = numbers of small egg-containing follicles), check uterus for fibroids or uterine anomaly (septum etc.), saline-infusion sonogram checks inside of uterus. Monitoring treatment: follicle sizes/volumes for clomid, letrozole, FSH or ivf treatment, lining of uterus. Egg retrieval. Ob sono: pregnant, multiple miscarriages. ...Read more
27, 2 children-ttc. Low progesterone. Referred to reproductive endocrinology. Curious what treatment plan might be? Help please
Varies tremendously: Infertility has many causes and thus the reproductive system has many changes when infertile. You are 40 and decreasing egg number and quality are important causes of infertility. We need to make sure the woman is ovulating and releasing an egg. We also need to check for female anatomy and sperm number and function. You should seek the advice of a specialist if you have concerns. ...Read more
Before getting married i want to go for infertility and reproductive organ tests, will it affect my system when presently there is no problem? Help!
Not needed: There is generally no reason to do infertility testing before you start trying. They are designed to figure out why a couple with infertility cannot conceive, not to determine whether a couple will experience infertility. There are couples out there with abnormal tests who have no fertility issues and couples with normal testing who cannot conceive. ...Read more
Can TB medicines harm the reproductive health? Can Tb Medicines cause infertility or other reproductive problems?
What is the role of assisted reproductive techniques such as in vitro fertilization (ivf) and gamete intra fallopian transfer (gift) in the treatment of infertility of patients with endometriosis?
Bypass the tube: Although it is not completely understood why endometriosis causes infertility, it is commonly accepted that the endometriosis may result in pelvic adhesion, and affect the tubal function. Because ivf bypass the tube, so it will help these patients. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It's about glands.: Endocrinology is a medical specialty which involves disorders of the endocrine glands. These glands release hormones into the blood. Hormones have effects in other parts of the body. Examples of endocrine glands include the pituitary gland, adrenal gland, and thyroid gland. Diabetes is an endocrine disorder due to problems with supply of the hormone, insulin. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If fdp(dr-70) is 3.1in eia-endocrinology the result of onkosure test then what does it stands for..?
Onko-Sure: Onko-sure (new name for test formerly called dr-70) is a blood test that measures fibrin degradation products (fdp). Many types of cancers are associated with increased clotting in the blood. These clots break down, leaving high levels of fdp. A level above 0.7 is concerning. Using this test for screening is controversial, and a high result may be due to something other than cancer. See your doc. ...Read more
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