Woman From India TTC Has Blighted Ovum and Recurrant Pregnancy Loss
Hello Doctor, I am from India and have been TTC (trying to conceive) for last 5 years. I am 29 years old right now. My first miscarriage was when I was 24 years old. It was blighted ovum and was detected […]
I Have Endometriosis With Blocked Tubes & A Previous Ectopic
Dear Dr. Ramirez, A few years ago, I had an IUD inserted to which my body never adjusted to. I bled the entire time until it was removed months later to discover that it caused an infection. This year I […]
Secondary Infertility: Six Chemical Pregnancies…How to Proceed?
Hi Dr Ramirez, I have found this site all the way from New Zealand and am hoping you could provide me with some other answers? I already have a daughter who was conceived, carried and delivered easily with no problems […]
Trying To Conceive After Stopping The Birth Control Pill
Hello Dr. Ramirez, I’m a 30-year-old active, healthy female from Texas trying to conceive my first child. I have been on the birth control pill for 15 years and just stopped taking it two cycles ago in late June. Based […]
Spaniard Has Questions About IVF Medication Protocol
Question: Hello Doctor Ramirez, I´m almost 34 years old, from Spain but living in Mexico City for 8 years now. I´ve been reading you a lot your blog and you´re questions and answers here. First of all thank you for […]
Should You Worry About That First Six-Week Ultrasound?
Question: Hello Dr. Ramirez, I’m writing to you from Ontario in Canada. After conceiving via IVF, my wife and I are scheduled for a 7 week ultrasound. At first we were looking forward to this, but after reading around on the […]
Question: Dear Dr. Ramirez, I am considering IVF and am more keen on using the non human derived IVF medications. I would be very grateful for your opinion on Gonal F when compared to Menopur . Also, would you please […]
I Am On Clomid: What Cycle Day Should The IUI Be Done?
Dear Doctor, I am on clomid and doing intra uterine insemination. On Cd 5-9, I ovulated. On Cd 18-20 I had an u/s (ultrasound) and cd 13 follies were 8,13,20,20,21. Uterine lining was 6. Will my lining thicken until I […]
Patient Dizzy While On Metformin and Birth Control For PCOS
Question: Hi doctor, I’m having PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) and for the treatment first I was given Metformin for a month though my sugar level was Normal, and now I’ve been given douluton L (contraceptive) for 21 days. I had just taken […]
Recent D&C After Miscarriage, Bleeding Abnormally…Can I Still Conceive?
Question: Dear Doctor Ramirez, I’m 35 with two beautiful kids. On 2/6/13, I underwent a D&C, dilatation and curettage, (approx. 8wks in-missed miscarriage). Bled on and off for two weeks. Approx. 3 days after the bleeding stopped, AF (menstrual cycle) […]