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Slim chance for premature ovarian failure treatment?

Yes. In general, the odds of conceiving with one's own eggs after a diagnosis of pof are very low. Since it can be associated with other glandular disorders and an increased risk for particular health problems, be sure to see a board certified reproductive endocrinologist on a regular basis. Read more...
It depends. Treatment to have a baby with one's own eggs would give a very slim chance of success. Using an egg donor would give a phenomenal chance of success! Read more...

Whats premature ovarian failure?

"Menopause" When the ovaries fail in a woman of early reproductive age(16-40) menopause is the result.(absence of menstruation). Read more...

What is premature ovarian failure?

"Menopause" under 40. When ovarian function has temporarily or permanently ceased before the age of 40, that is the definition of premature ovarian failure. Since it may actually be temporary, and not permanent failure, some experts now call it premature ovarian "insufficiency". If you or someone you know has it, be sure to see a board certified re for proper treatment. Read more...

Is premature ovarian failure irreversible?

Possibly. A percentage of women with premature ovarian failure see a reversal of it. It's not predictable who may or may not see a reversal. Read more...