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Can i use fever thermometer instead of BBT for ovulation chart?How much does fever thermometer & BBT range before and after ovulation?

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Dr. Kathryn Leenhouts
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Digital thermometer

Any digital thermometer should be fine provided it is calibrated to 1/10 of a degree.

In brief: Digital thermometer

Any digital thermometer should be fine provided it is calibrated to 1/10 of a degree.
Dr. Kathryn Leenhouts
Dr. Kathryn Leenhouts
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Dr. Dale Kristle
Gynecology

In brief: No

although both will give the same result, a BBT thermometer allows smaller changes in temperature to be noted as is needed.
I think most ob/gyns and infertility specialists have abandoned BBT testing, using only ovulation predictors kits.

In brief: No

although both will give the same result, a BBT thermometer allows smaller changes in temperature to be noted as is needed.
I think most ob/gyns and infertility specialists have abandoned BBT testing, using only ovulation predictors kits.
Dr. Dale Kristle
Dr. Dale Kristle
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