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Female Infertility
8 questions answered
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Blocked Fallopian Transfer
Penny Lim30sFemale
I am pregnant with my second child. I am 6 weeks into my pregnancy. Last week, my doctor found out that one of my fallopian tubes is blocked and there is hydros...
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Regarding hydrosalpinx here. Hydrosalpinx is the fluid in the fallopian tubes if it checks down your womb lining. It will disrupt the growth of the embryo and the baby. I meant it will disrupt the embryo which should be transferred to your womb. So the pregnan...

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02 Dec 2022
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Should I go for traditional Chinese medicine?
Chia30sFemale
I have been receiving Yasmin And Diane treatment for one year, but the period won't come after I stop the medication. Currently it's been 3 months sin...
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You have PCOS, and if you were to take Yasmin and Diane, that will give you an artificial sense that your periods are regular. It does not treat the problem, at all. It's just telling you that your period, but it's not your body that is doing the job, it's the...

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23 Nov 2022
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Treatments for high FSH levels
Lulu30sFemale
I have high FSH levels - around 20. What are the treatments available for my condition?
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As this is male FHS we are talking about, there is a hypogonadotropic, which means the pituitary asks the testes to work very hard to produce the testosterone at testis. So invariably there is some form of testicular failure ongoing. Sometimes, whether or not ...

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21 Nov 2022
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Will iron deficiency affect fertility?
Cheryl30sFemale
Would deficiency in iron affect fertility? Or the quality of the egg?
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Yes, it affects both your fertility potential and egg quality because iron is one of the main elements in our blood circulation. Iron deficiency affects our blood circulation. Poor blood circulation affects our menstrual cycle and how we ovulate. It will affec...

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21 Oct 2022
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No ovulation after menses
ernie40sFemale
Based on the ovulation self-test kits done recently, there is no reading of positive ovulation even after 23 days post-menses. I have a problem of irregular men...
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Based on what you described, I suspect you have PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) because: You have an irregular period - once a year Your progesterone level is low which indicates that you cannot ovulate and your eggs are not able to mature. So, your egg...

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06 Oct 2022
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How do I increase my chances of having my own child?
Rachel30sFemale
Doctor, within 3 years, I had 2 natural miscarriages, 2 failed IUI, 2 failed IVF (1 Fresh & 1 Frozen) all bhcg positive but stop growing after 6 weeks. In m...
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Firstly, we need to look into what are the issues here. You may need to check for certain antibodies. And the next thing you might want to consider is probably doing PGS on the embryos.

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03 Oct 2022
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Not enough follicles (eggs)
Discouraged and fed up40sFemale
Hi, I am 40 years old (in the danger zone age as I was repeatedly and incessantly told) and my husband have been trying for a baby since I was 36 years old. I&...
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You are doing everything right. But I do notice that you already have the impression that IVF is a very aggressive form of fertility treatment. There is already a fear around IVF in you. That fear is going to induce stress and affects the development of your f...

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05 Sep 2022
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Why can't I have my own child?
Emily40sFemale
I have been married for 12 years. Before this, I managed to conceive naturally. However, both ended in miscarriages due to no fetal heartbeat. Throughout the ye...
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I would suggest you to do a genetic test to check the genetic codes which are preventing you from getting pregnant. You should also do a blood test look for the factors which increase the risks of having a miscarriage. Try to take supplements such as folic aci...

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26 Jul 2022
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