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4dp5dt

So, 2 blasts were transferred, 2 frozen, on Sunday (well, 1 of the 2 was frozen on Monday). I’m 4 days out and looking forward to peeing on things. Also- am I supposed to be feeling better from the egg … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Embryo Transfer

So I had 2 grade 2B blasts transferred today. a 3B and if it develops tomorrow morula, will be frozen (edit: update, the morula became a 3B and was frozen). I had hoped for three to be frozen, but 2 … Continue reading

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Drop Off AKA the Embryo Hunger Games

So now I have 5-6 normal embryo as of day 3. I’m hoping they’re all fighters who make it to tomorrow (and freezing if not transferred – we’re going to transfer two).  I was really hoping for more surviving this … Continue reading

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Day 2 update

So they collected 20 eggs. It turns out that 17 were mature and of those 14 fertilized (this is without ICSI), and 12 are looking mostly good, 2 are poor and one is bad. They’re going to do a check … Continue reading

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Egg retrieval

So, they got 20 follicles, we’ll find out more Thursday (how many mature, how many fertilized), and we’ll get another call on Saturday to set up the transfer. I think I handled it like a champ, Heather and the nurse … Continue reading

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Stim Day 8 Update

I’m triggering at 12:30 am “tonight” (technically it’s tomorrow very early morning), and retrieval is Tuesday. I’ve been told to eat a lot of protein, and I have been, I’m very sick of meat and eggs now. I hope OHSS … Continue reading

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Stim Day 7

In bullet points: I have 7 follicles “mature” 15+ I probably won’t have to go to my Monday appointment, but have one tomorrow They’re thinking Wednesday for the retrieval. I have a total of 17 follicles that are measurable My … Continue reading

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Obligatory IVF medication picture

  I have all the meds (a huge acknowledgement to twoladiesmakingbabies who gifted me some follistim, and endometrin, and estrogen patches – btw anyone who is curious, they had twin boys a month ago, but had no interest in blogging after … Continue reading

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The long and the short

Hey guys. I stopped blogging for many reasons over a year ago. I don’t know if anyone’s still following me, but I figured I want to record this anyway. Anyway. Since then: I did a Femara 2.5 + follistim cycle … Continue reading

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Pertussis Vaccine

I’ve seen a couple people post about wanting adults who will be around their precious bundles of joy to get the vaccine, and I found this and so it may be helpful to some with family members who aren’t on … Continue reading

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