What is Ovarian Reserve and What Does it Mean?

What is Ovarian Reserve and What Does it Mean?

How many eggs do I have? The number of oocytes (eggs) a woman has reaches a maximum of approximately 8 million when she was a 20 week fetus. By the time that woman reaches puberty approximately 500 oocytes remain. Oocytes are lost every day in a process known as atresia. In some women this process […]

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Testing for Infertility

Infertility Testing

Testing for infertility depends on your reproductive history including menstrual cycle intervals, age, weight and other factors. Testing may be different for women with regular menstrual cycles occurring every 25-35 days than for women whose cycles are outside of these parameters. Testing may also be different for women who are either under or over weight […]

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