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Forum Name: Fertility

Question: Why


 NikkiIzALozer - Sat Jun 19, 2004 2:14 am

I have been trying to get pregnant but for some reason it wont happen For awhile my periods were messed up and then they put me on iron suppliment for anemia and my periods have been normal But also here lately my stomach has been getting bigger an my breasts are soar often But i still have my my periods i don't think i could be pregnant because i have my periods so i just want to know what could be the reasons i cant get pregnant?
 Dr. Russell M - Tue Jun 22, 2004 8:22 am

User avatar Hi!

How long have you and your partner been together? How long have you been trying to conceive a pregnancy? Can you provide us with your sexual/ marital/ medical/ menstrual/ surgical histories? Have you ever been pregnant before? Have you ever had a pregnancy loss? Have you consulted your doctor or an infertility specialist regarding your problems?

Answering these questions might help you get started with any action you might need to take.

bill
 NikkiIzALozer - Tue Jun 22, 2004 2:11 pm

We have been together almost a year and a half and we have been trying to conceive about a half of year No I have never been pregnant or lost a baby i have consultated a doctor but he said it was probally because how my menstrul cycle was messed up but its normal now and i still cant get pregnant i have never been married but what do u mean by my sexaul history what do u need on that topic? my menstrual has been messed up every since i got it when i was 12 I always start at weird times like the end of the month and i go really heavy and do u want any surgical proccedeers?
 NikkiIzALozer - Thu Jun 24, 2004 8:35 am

and i am also anemic which the doctor said is caused by my period
 Dr. Russell M - Sat Jun 26, 2004 12:08 pm

User avatar Hi!

Since you and your doctor feel that your menstruation is not normal, perhaps we should begin by looking into regulating your menses. Anovulatory cycles (menstruation without ovulation) could be the probable culprit. You will need expert gynecologic management in that case.

bill

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