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CD19

So today is my CD19, the last day my clinic will do an insemination before cancelling a cycle. So what am I doing today? Having an insemination (iui)! To my surprise I have managed to grow a follicle and ovulate … Continue reading

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$175

It’s a lot of cash for 10 minutes. Dr Dapper said: • your cycle is regular enough at this point that we could try for a unmedicated cycle • but there is a reasonably high chance you will go past … Continue reading

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Results, and confusion

It turns out that I have had a previous CMV infection. It seems strange to be really happy to have had a disease. Just one of a number of really strange things related to conception and pregnancy I guess. All … Continue reading

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Starting to move a little

I feel like our prepare for pregnancy program (yay alliteration) is starting to heat up. Our appointment with Dr Dapper is next week, and nobody had asked me to get any blood tests etc. So this morning I called the … Continue reading

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Pin Cushions R Us

After my sixth blood test in as many days, I had a third scan this morning to see the state of my follicle nation. To my great surprise I haven’t ovulated, so the selective follicular reduction is scheduled for 11.30 … Continue reading

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a snippet of hope

After my depressing morning that resulted in another cancelled cycle, this afternoon Dr Dapper called to discuss what to do for the next cycle. He outlined three options for us to choose from: 1) An unmedicated cycle, which they just … Continue reading

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the new plan

It took me a while to come to terms with the cancellation of our first cycle. I was so ready to be stressing over whether or not I was pregnant by now. Instead, we have ended up with what feels … Continue reading

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