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Woman With Premature Ovarian Failure Opts For Embryo Adoption: Which Embryos To Choose?

Question: Dear Dr. Ramirez, I am a 36 year old from Georgia.  I have primary amenorrhea POF (premature ovarian failure). In short always had POF (now called POI) and never had a period on my own.  I guess I have […]
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Posted on Thursday, February 28th, 2013
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Woman With High FSH & Fibroids Trying To Conceive

Question: Hello Dr. Ramirez, I am 37 years old with multiple fibroids. My gynecologist gave me Clomid and asked me to test FSH simultaneously and my result came out  22.9, I did ultrasound today and to his surprise there was […]
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Posted on Thursday, February 28th, 2013
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Infertility Etiquette

There are many, many blogs out there written by courageous women who are trying to put into words the very difficult journey they are on…infertility. This particular blog post on infertility etiquette is so well written I thought I would share it in […]
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Posted on Wednesday, February 13th, 2013
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Woman With Chronic Pelvic Pain From Endometriosis

Dear Dr. Ramirez, I am writing from Saint Louis, Missouri. Thank you for taking time out to answer my questions. I will try to be as brief as possible. I am 31 years old and I was diagnosed with endometriosis […]
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Posted on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
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Eight Tips On How To Boost Your Fertility

I often get the question: “What can I do to get pregnant?” or “What can we do to boost our fertility?”.  As an obstetrician/gynecologist who has been specializing in the field of assisted reproduction for over 17 years, I would like to […]
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Posted on Friday, January 11th, 2013
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Woman With Asherman’s Syndrome May Need Surrogate

Dear Dr Edward, I am writing you from Nigeria. I am 28 years old. In 2009, I had a miscarriage at 10 weeks of pregnancy. The doctor performed a D&C (dilatation & curretage) to evacuate the residue from the pregnancy. […]
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Posted on Monday, January 7th, 2013
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Taiwanese Couple TTC Second Child: Three Clomid Cycles So Far

Dear Dr. Ramirez, My wife and I have been trying to conceive (TTC) our second child unsuccessfully for the past 3 months now. She is 32 while I am 33. We are both of Asian descent.  She has been to an […]
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Posted on Sunday, December 23rd, 2012
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Off Of Birth Control After 5 Years: Period Has Not Returned, Why?

Hi, I have been on the birth control, known as Sprintec 28, the oral pill for 5 years, and as of this April, I have not taken it. Since I have been off, I have had only one normal period […]
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Posted on Thursday, December 20th, 2012
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33 Year Old Fails Multiple IUI and IVF Cycles: What Are Her Options?

Question: Hello, first, thank you for offering this service. I appreciate the detailed responses and the stories give me hope. I am a 33 year old female from Seattle. I have a beautiful 2 1/2 year old conceived on my third […]
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Posted on Friday, November 30th, 2012
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Woman Has Salpingectomy Of Left Tube: Trying To Conceive Again

Question: Hi, My name is Lindsay; I’m from Atlanta, Ga. I recently underwent emergency surgery to remove my left Fallopian tube that had ruptured due to an ectopic pregnancy. I lost a severe amount of blood, resulting in receiving 5 […]
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Posted on Thursday, November 29th, 2012
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