At the beginning of a menstrual cycle, several ovarian follicles begin to mature anddevelop in the ovaries under the influence of pituitary hormones.
You’d think many eggs would always increase a woman’s level of
fertility, but I recently learned that’s not necessarily the case. There
are many challenges for fertility treatments, in particular, the risk
of ovary overstimulation.
Sandra Carson set out to create an environment where ovarian function could be studied in a lab. Thanks to a 3-D lab petri dish
Gynecologic and Obstetric Ultrasound is the use of high-frequency sound waves together with computer imaging to painlessly view the fetus and the pelvic organs.
According to a new study from the Sahlgrenska Academy in Sweden, exercise and acupuncture could help ease the effect of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS).
Once a woman with ovarian hypo function becomes pregnant, there are no
contraindication between the condition and the pregnancy. The baby will
be carried in the same way as a mother without the ovarian abnormality.
When you have ovarian cancer pregnancy is something that should be avoided if at all possible until you have been treated successfully.
Fertility can be affected by over producing ovaries. If the testosterone levels are too high, the female will not menstruate, let alone ovulate.
Ovarian cysts are unique in that they can be attributed to a number of other conditions. The source of the ovarian cysts is an important factor in determining whether or not the female will be able to conceive naturally.
When facing cancer treatment, the patient needs to being up their concerns about fertility and having children later in life early in the treatment plan. The fact that the patient wants to have children later can affect the treatment choices.
Women normally have thousands of immature follicles in their ovaries. Follicles deveop in the ovaries as they approach ovulation. On CD 3 your follicles really have not started to develop yet and are expected to be immature.
Can ovulation occur at any time during the cycle?
How can I get pregnant with one fallopian tube?
Before starting Clomid you need to make sure there is no male infertility, no ovarian cysts, and that FSH and liver functions are normal.
Can obesity cause anovulation?
Even with one ovary, you will likely ovulate every month. With
two ovaries, ovulation does not usually change from one to the other
ovary. Instead it happens at random.
A sonogram done several days before ovulation can sometimes determine if
the "leading follicle" (the area in the ovary where ovulation will
happen from) is in the right or the left ovary. This can usually predict
where ovulation may happen.
What is 'LUF' syndrome?
It is called post-pill amenorrhea when you did not get your period after you have stopped taking the pill.