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Do I need a special pregnancy test if I have premature ovarian failure?

FSH & LH Test. I assume that you mean what kind of test you need to determine pof. You should have an fsh/lh cycle day 2-3 test done. Read more...
Egg Donor. There is no special pregnancy test if you have premature ovarian failure. What you will need that is special is an egg donor to help you achieve conception. 1-% with pof can have spontaneous ovulation and pregnancy, so never say never, but it is highly unlikely. Read more...

Is there any thing I ca do to increase my percentage on getting pregnant if premature ovarian failure?

Not much. Premature ovarian failure means your ovaries no longer release eggs and are not functioning. Usually you would need to use an egg donor to have a baby. Read more...
Not usually. If you truly have premature ovarian failure, then about 5% of women at some point will have a period and usually by chance become pregnant. Ivf with donor egg or donor embryo is really the only other option. Normal fertility treatments have very little effect in most women. Read more...

Can I get pregnant if I have premature ovarian failure?

Very unlikely. Rarely, people with failure of a gland will spontaneously recover function. Otherwise you would hormonal treatment and an invitro fertilized egg implanted and continued hormonal treatment during the pregnancy. Read more...
Possibly. The exact cause of pof is unknown. Most think that it is an autoimmune problem, whereby somehow the body is shutting down the ovary. However, pregnancies have occurred in pof patients from random spontaneous ovulation. The problem is that the ovary is not picking up the fsh so the levels are increased. Fertility medications work by "bombarding" the ovary with increased fsh. Read more...

How long does it take for periods to stop after premature ovarian failure?

Immediatly. Amenorhhea is what brings women in to see a gynecologist or endocrinologist. The ovarian failure may actually occur a few months before, but unless a woman is trying to get pregnant, it is the absence of a menstrual period that brings women in. That is the time when blood tests suggest the problem is primarily ovarian. Read more...

How long is it supposed to it take for periods to stop with premature ovarian failure?

Ovarian aging. You were born with all the eggs you will have. Each month, a number start out and only 1 ovulates. Therefore the number and quality continues to decline. Some women will run out earlier than others. Still, there isn't a way to tell when you will stop having periods completely. You can only after they stop completely. Read more...

Fsh score of 60 just off mirena (levonorgestrel) for 6 months and no period. Do I have premature ovarian failure?

Please see your doc. Fsh (follicle stimulating hormone) is elevated when we are menopausal - as the pituitary "reads" a lower amount of circulating estrogen in the bloodstream. Fsh normally stimulates the ovaries to develop follicles in preparation for ovulation. Premature ovarian failure at age 32 is unusual, but it can happen. Please see your physician and discuss how this may impact you. Good luck. Lgromkomd. Read more...
Unfortunately yes. A fsh score of 60 unfortunately indicates ovarian failure. Read more...