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Is ‘mild’ IVF justified in women over 40?

Dear Prof Winston I am now 41 and my husband 46. We have this year undergone mild IVF. We have not been successful and have been looking for someone who would offer us an independent consultation to give us their opinion on how likely more IVF would be to assist us. My test results over the last year or so

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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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IVF aged 44

Dear Professor Winston, I am 44 later this month, have already had two cycles of IVF (the first was at the end of 2014 – which ended in miscarriage in the 5th week and the second around April 2015 where I did not get a positive pregnancy test. Both treatments were carried out at the same clinic. Although I felt

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IVF failure in over 40s

Dear Professor Winston, Following the visit to the Fertility Show and speaking to a genuinely helpful lady on your stand who said we could email you directly we have decided to do just that. My wife S and I have now unfortunately gone through three unsuccessful IVF cycles which we have funded ourselves due to our ages. I am 41

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Secondary infertility

Dear Professor Winston, I am currently 39 years old. We have been trying to conceive our second child for over 3 years. Our first child was conceived naturally in 2008 without any medication/support after 14 months of trying. We had some initial hormonal blood tests, sperm count and I had a HyCosy but no issues were found. We started to

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