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How come I often have an elevated temperature mid cycle?

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Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine

In brief: Hormones do it

The hormones secreted in the brain to trigger ovulation raise the body temperature.
. This is the basis of the rhythm method and also it signals the ovulation will happen for those seeking to time their sexual activity to the most fertile period of the cycle. The hormones are called FSH and lh.

In brief: Hormones do it

The hormones secreted in the brain to trigger ovulation raise the body temperature.
. This is the basis of the rhythm method and also it signals the ovulation will happen for those seeking to time their sexual activity to the most fertile period of the cycle. The hormones are called FSH and lh.
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