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What causes an elevated rise in LH levels after ovulation? And what are the problems this can cause? I'm 28yo

What causes an elevated rise in LH levels after ovulation? And what are the problems this can cause? I'm 28yo

LH surge causes ovul: Actually it is a surge in the LH levels that cause ovulation. This surge is due to other hormones being present in your system. There are number of problems that might cause an interference with an LH surge like Poly cystic Ovarian disease, Ovarian Failure, high prolactin levels. If you are having ovulation problems or symptoms of no periods then please speak to your doctor for a checkup. ...Read more

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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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Do LH levels stay high if pregnant after ovulation?

Do LH levels stay high if pregnant after ovulation?

No: They are only briefly high then your estrogen and Progesterone levels stay elevated. That causes your lh and fsh levels to stay very low. ...Read more

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I had an LH surge after ovulation is that even possible? Or was it a false positive surge.

I had an LH surge after ovulation is that even possible? Or was it a false positive surge.

Not sure: Ovulation kits measure LH in urine. Pretty sensitive. My question would be how do you know you ovulated? Most women cannot tell. Would be very odd to have LH surge after ovulation. Not a bad thing. Just odd. Hope this helps. Best of luck. Dr. R ...Read more

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Is there a chance of becoming pregnant 72 hours after ovulation test shows LH surge?

Is there a chance of becoming pregnant 72 hours after ovulation test shows LH surge?

LH surge: An estimate places ovulation around 10-12 hours after the lh peaks and 24-36 hours after peak estradio levels are attained. Usually the lh surge last 48-50 hours. Fertilization can occurr around this period. ...Read more

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If there is no LH surge showing before or after ovulation on an OPK does that mean i wont get pregnant?

If there is no LH surge showing before or after ovulation on an OPK does that mean i wont get pregnant?

Either: If there is no surge on opk but you believe you ovulated anyway, then either 1) the opk is not working or, 2) the opk is correct and you didn't ovulate. You can't ovulate without an lh surge. ...Read more

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If luteinizing hormone (8.2) was greater than FSH (2.1) around mid cycle i think after ovulation, is that pcos because of lh:fsh ratio? Testos. <0.69

If luteinizing hormone (8.2) was greater than FSH (2.1) around mid cycle i think after ovulation, is that pcos because of lh:fsh ratio? Testos. <0.69

Possible: PCOS is the diagnosis of exclusion in that you need to make sure you rule other causes of menstrual irregularities. Most important clinical feature is menstrual irregularities and hyperandrogenic signs /symptoms plus or minus polycystic ovaries on ultrasound. It is very clinical one and you need to see endocrinologist or OBGYN ...Read more

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What happens after ovulation?

What happens after ovulation?

Luteal phase: After ovulation your body enters the luteal phase. This is the time the early developing embryo grows and finds a place to implant. Hormones are devoted to preparing the uterus and endometrial lining for pregnancy. ...Read more

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He came in me twice the day after ovulation what's going to happen?

He came in me twice the day after ovulation what's going to happen?

Well, you have ^'ed: The chances of becoming pregnant through vaginal intercourse close to ovulation. However, this doesn't mean that you are pregnant. The majority of couples don't become pregnant the first time (month)that they try to conceive. You can do an early pregnancy test up to 6 days prior to your anticipated period or you might wish to wait until you miss a period. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens to the egg after ovulation?

Egg after ovulation: It either gets fertilized, or it gets absorbed by the body, or passes thru. ...Read more

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How long after ovulation can it take your BBT to rise?? On 17-18 it was 97.1 & got +opk on 18.On 19 it was 97.3 n got -opk. These morning its 97.4...

How long after ovulation can it take your BBT to rise?? On 17-18 it was 97.1 & got +opk on 18.On 19 it was 97.3 n got -opk. These morning its 97.4...

Ovulation kit: If you are using an ovulation kit then there is no reason to be checking BBT. BBT is very unreliable. It was used to detect ovulation historically when better options were not technologically possible. If you want to track ovulation your ovulation kit is more reliable. ...Read more

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Breastfulness after ovulation why ?

Breastfulness after ovulation why ?

Yes: Breastfullness is caused from progesterone. Progesterone causes the mood swings, bloating and breast engorgement that occurs after ovulation. Progesterone levels are at their highest 7-10 days prior to your menses (period), which occurs after ovulation. ...Read more

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How soon can I test after ovulation?

How soon can I test after ovulation?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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Reasons for bbt drop after ovulation.

Reasons for bbt drop after ovulation.

Before not after: Temperature drop before ovulation is common, but a sustained drop after "ovulation" suggests that ovulation did not occur. ...Read more

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Y am I wet days even after ovulation??

Y am I wet days even after ovulation??

Normal variability: Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (D/C). D/C is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions & bacteria & is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow & ^ estrogen. D/C ^ is seen w ovulation (Clear & like uncooked egg whites), Clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.& pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick & white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an ...Read more

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Cumming inside 3days after ovulation is safe?

Safe?: Its healthy and very low risk - unless you don't want to be pregnant, of course. If you don't want pregnancy its a terrible idea. It's called the rhythm method, which has a 30% failure rate. You decide. ...Read more

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How long after ovulation should I take a tes?

14 days: A home pregnancy test is most reliable when taken 14 days after ovulation. A pregnancy test may turn positive as early as 11 days after ovulation, but waiting 14 days is better. ...Read more

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How long after ovulation does your cirvix drop?

It doesn't : The cervix does not drop after ovulation. The mucus does however go from thin and watery to thick and scant. ...Read more

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I'm feeling wet after ovulation. Is that normal?

Vaginal wetness, yes: There are a number of possible signs of ovulation. Vaginal discharge can increase in amount & become stickier and white. You may have an increased libido. Body basal temperature increases. The cervix becomes softer and higher. Breasts may be tender. Use of an ovulation predictor test is a good way to check. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms after ovulation in a woman?

What are the symptoms after ovulation in a woman?

Some have symptoms: Regular periods are a sign of ovulating regularly. Some women have mid cycle cramping (mittelschmerz). Cervical mucus changes from 'egg white' like and stretchy before ovulation to thicker mucus after ovulation. Breast tenderness or abdominal bloating can occur as well. If you have regular cycles, an ovulation predictor kit (opk) is a better test than checking mucus or basal body temperature. ...Read more

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Do you experience a pain before or after ovulation?

Do you experience a pain before or after ovulation?

Likely mittleschmerz: Many women feel small pains around ovulation, before-during-or after - its called mittleschmerz. There are some abnormal causes of pain around ovulation but most often it's normal. ...Read more

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How long after ovulation can u get a positive test?

How long after ovulation can u get a positive test?

7: Depending on the test. Can be positive within a week. Ideal is to do the test two weeks after you ovulate. ...Read more

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After ovulation one should wait how many days to be safe?

After ovulation one should wait how many days to be safe?

3 to 5 days: Since the life span of a normal viable ovulated human egg is believed to be about 24 to 48 hours, by waiting 3 to 5 days after a known spontaneous ovulation, "one should be relatively safe". ...Read more

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Lower temperature after ovulation, should I be concerned?

Lower temperature after ovulation, should I be concerned?

No ovulation: If a woman's body temperature is lower after supposed ovulation, she did not ovulate. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have clear CM after ovulation. AF due by about 31st of this month?

Is it possible to have clear CM after ovulation. AF due by about 31st of this month?

CM to AF: CM is not really a reliable indicator of anything. Better to wait until closer to AF to determine it's significance. ...Read more

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When taking an ovulation test, what will be the answer/outcome if you test after ovulation?

Depends: If ovulation just occurred then the ovulation predictor kit will still read positive. If ovulation was more than two or three days ago the ovulation predictor kit may not read positive at all. ...Read more

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