Today's update

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Today's update
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Thu, 12-10-2009 - 5:20pm

(cross-posted)


Update from me!
Nurse called and e2 is 1619, up from 1132 yesterday.


there are 18 total follies w/ 13 measurable at this point. Biggest are on her left at 16.5mm and 16 mm and on her right 14mm is the biggest


We both go in tomorrow for a scan.


Nurse said that there is a small chance she will trigger tomorrow for ER on Sunday, but most likely, ER will be on Monday or Tuesday. Moving along!!

~Kate

TTC May, 2007Initial Diagnosis: MFI4 IUI's w/ Clomid- all BFNIVF #1 June- Lupron protocol. 9 eggs, 6 mature, 4 fertilized, 3 day transfer, 1 x 7 cell grade A= BFNDiagnosis: bad eggsIVF #2 September- Antagon protocol. 6 eggs, 5 mature, 4 fertilized, 3 day transfer, 2 x 8 cell perfect embies, 1 x 5 cell slow-poke.Result: POSITIVE beta on 10/6- 43.7Beta #2 on 10/8: 139, Beta # 3 on 10/10: 382u/s #1 on 10/17: 1 sac measuring 5w3dM/C on 10/24Next up: seeking 2nd opinion of doc who specializes in diagnosis and m/c. Diagnosis: Low ovarian reserve and problem w/ Sperm DNA (DFI)DH on high doses of Antioxidants to help w/ DFI. Results went from 30.7% down to 17.2%! YIPPEEE!!IVF #3 February, 2009- Retrieval 2/22/09-5 eggs2/23/09- Fert report. Only 1 mature egg out of the 5. It did fertilize normally2/25/09- ET- Transfered one perfect 8 cell embie. STICK BABY STICK!!3/7/09- AF Arrived. BFNMay, 2009- IVF #45/14/09- Retrieval of 16 eggs, 9 mature, 7 fertilized5/17/09- Transfer of 4 embies- one 8 cell grade A, one 7 cell grade A, two 6 cell grade B5/29/09- BFP! HCG: 121. 6/1/09 HCG: 407. 6/3/09: HCG 984. 6/5/09: HCG 20536/8/09- early u/s showing gestational sac- no yolk. HCG only rose to 3,698. Not a good sign6/10/09- more u/s and bw6/16/09- no yolk sac- m/c D&CNEXT UP: DE w/ my sister as the donor. Lupron to begin on 8/25/09. Stims started on 9/7/0910/2/09- DE IVF cycle #1- BFNMoving on to anonymous DE and HOPEFULLY cycling in December

~Kate


6-time IVF Survivor


2 m/c's


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Registered: 06-30-2005
Thu, 12-10-2009 - 6:09pm

So glad to hear all is going well! Seems like just yesterday you were getting started. :) Good luck with your appt tomorrow!

Carolyn

TTC #1 since 2005 IUI #1 - chem. pregnancy
IUI #2 - BFN
5/2007 -BFP naturally, m/c 6/07
IUI #3 - BFN
IVF#1 canceled-IUI #4 & IUI #5 -BFN
ET 12/4 -successfully transferred 3 beautiful embies!! Beta #1 is 12/16
Carolyn

Too many IUI’s, IVF’s and failed attempts to count.

TTC #1 since 2005
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Registered: 07-25-2007
Thu, 12-10-2009 - 6:25pm
Thanks Carolyn!

~Kate


6-time IVF Survivor


2 m/c's


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Registered: 10-31-2008
Fri, 12-11-2009 - 3:28pm
Great update!

~Christine~


TTC since 6/2007. 
IVF #1 Jan 2009 - BFN
IVF# 2  April 2009 - BFN
IVF# 3 July

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Registered: 02-11-2008
Fri, 12-11-2009 - 3:33pm
Great news!!

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Isabel
Mom to Sebastian Robert after 3+ years of infertility

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Registered: 03-17-2008
Sat, 12-12-2009 - 10:05am

Way to go!!! I'm excited for you!

Best wishes,
Gabrielle






From Womack DSW

IVF 1# ICSI & AH-BFN 04/08.


After too many failed natural cycles to mention, discover that previously clear tubes have become blocked after surgery to remove fibroids (however, no more fibroids). Decent FSH for 40 year old

Franklin and Callan