chemical pregnancy

Should I take clexane?

Dear Professor Winston, I am a 45, in good health (non-smoker, exercise regularly, BMI ), and have been undergoing IVF for the last 18 months using donor eggs from a well-known fertility clinic in the UK. I have an anteverted uterus and multiple fibroids, the largest of which are 9.8 cm intramural and submucosal 7 cm; none in the uterus

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Does low progesterone explain chemical pregnancy?

Dear Robert, I have one healthy child (2.5) and have been trying to conceive for 8 months. With my first pregnancy, I conceived within a few months of coming off birth control). I had a chemical pregnancy in May and I wondered if this might be related to the low progesterone? I don’t fit the criteria for NHS help because

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Multiple chemical pregnancies

Dear Professor Winston, I am 36, I have PCOS and I had my daughter in 2012 with the help of ovulation induction (Menopur and Pregnyl injections). We’ve been trying for a sibling since December 2013. My husband was diagnosed with a low sperm count (previously was very good), we have had 3 rounds of clomid, x3 IUI resulting in one

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Blocked fallopian tubes

Dear Professor Winston We have recently been diagnosed with blocked tubes (proximal). We weren’t expecting this as we had a chemical pregnancy in January. It was discovered during a lap and dye. They drilled my polycystic ovaries while they were in there too. We are very keen on selective salpingography but find a lot of negative info online? Can you

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Immune therapy after failed pregnancies

Dear Professor Winston, I am 32 and have PCOS. My husband has low sperm count. We are receiving treatment. We have had 2 fresh cycles, one which ended in a chemical pregnancy and 2 fet, one which ended in a miscarriage at 7 weeks. We have 2 frozen blastocysts still to transfer. At our recent review meeting the doctor said

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