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Pregnancy at 48–Natural or Donor Eggs?

Posted On: January 11, 2017 1:20 pm

Question: This question is actually about my mother and not me. My mom is 48 years old. She has 2 grown up children but she wants to have another child. She knows that her chances of getting pregnant naturally are extremely remote and she knows that egg donation is her only real option. If she uses donor eggs, what are the odds of success? Also are there any medical reasons that she shouldn’t try to get pregnant? I would describe my mom as a healthy person. Thank you! M. from the U.K. Answer: Hello M. from the U.K. Your Mom’s [...]

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Woman With High FSH & Fibroids Trying To Conceive

Posted On: February 28, 2013 6:00 pm

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 an egg. He said that I have 3 factors that hinder pregnancy, age, high FSH and the fibroids, the biggest one is 4 cm.  He suggested considering removing my fibroids. I am worried I dont know what to do. Regards, M. from Jordan Answer: Hello M. from Jordan, Removing a 4 cm fibroid is not indicated unless it is impinging [...]

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