Tag: ovarian cycle

Female sterility

Female sterility: causes

There are several types of infertility among women. As for what causes it, there are three main factors: the ovarian endocrine factor, the tubal or tuboperitoneal factor, and the uterine factor. Each of them causes different types of alterations.

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Pregnancy with polycystic ovaries

Twin pregnancy

Woman that have prolycystic ovaries are more prone to suffering from diabetes and multiple pregnancies. Nevertheless, this makes it easier for them to obtain good results with treatments.

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Injecting Luveris

Luveris is prescribed to women in assisted reproduction to hyperstimulte the ovarian cycle in a controlled way in order to increase the success of the treatments.

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Preparation of the endometrium

Early pregnancy stage

The endometrium has to be prepared prior to the implementation of an assisted reproduction treatment. Therapeutical drugs are used to increase the thickness of the endometrium so as to facilitate embryo implantation.

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Ovarian reserve

Number of oocytes

The term “ovarian reserve” refers to the number of oocytes a woman has. Unlike men, women are born with a fixed egg reserve; from puberty onward, an egg will mature each month until the reserve is empty.

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Can I get pregnant on my period?

Having sex during your period

Even though it presents a lower degree of likelihood, women can get pregnant on their period. This is the reason why they should use protection in order to prevent unintended pregnancy when engaging in sexual activity.

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