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  #321  
February 3rd, 2013, 12:36 AM
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YAY! FX that Tuesday goes well! Can't wait for your fertilization report!

Do you know what you plan on transferring?
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  #322  
February 3rd, 2013, 07:28 AM
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Thanks Ashely. We'll likely transfer two. It really depends on the embryos!

Again, so excited for Tuesday. Today is the third time I have to give my shots in a random place. Wish me luck with that!

Side effects: Very, very bloated, some sharp pains in my abdomen (ovaries), and a 1.1 lb weight gain from starting gonal. So not bad. I also get some headaches, I'm moody and a little tired.

Today is my last day of shots before the retrieval!
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TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.






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  #323  
February 3rd, 2013, 08:06 AM
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I bet you'll enjoy the break from shots! Good luck with your secret bathroom shooting up
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Jenny (34) & Scott (40)
TTC #1 since 1/11, Unexplained Infertility
M/C 2/12
Polyp Removal 11/12
4 failed IUIs

IVF #1
Started stims 9/27/13
ER 10/8/13 - 24 eggs, 15 fertilized!
Blast transfer 10/13/13, 4 snowbabies
Very faint 10/18/13 (5dp5dt)

Beta #1 10/23 - 339!!!
Beta #2 10/25 - 856!!!
U/S 11/14 - Heart rate 144!

Abigail arrived 6/28/14!



FET #1
Blast transfer 2/16/17
Very faint 2/21/17 (5dp5dt)
Beta #1 2/27 - 329!!!
Beta #2 3/1 - 995!!!
U/S 3/20 - Heart rate 157!


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  #324  
February 3rd, 2013, 08:27 AM
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Just catching up, Nicholle. I'm so happy everything is looking so great. Good luck on Tuesday! Have fun at today's party.
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  #325  
February 3rd, 2013, 07:09 PM
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Hope things continue to go well.
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  #326  
February 3rd, 2013, 08:46 PM
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Good luck Tuesday!!!! I hope all went good with taking your shots tonight...enjoy your little break of know shots .
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  #327  
February 4th, 2013, 08:55 AM
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IVF cycle

Tomorrow is my egg retrieval!!!!!!! I have to be at the RE's by 6:30am, my retrieval is scheduled for 7am. I've had surgery before and have been under anesthesia before, but still a little nervous and I hope that all goes well.

Last night I gave myself the 2 ovidrel shots and my last dose of Gonal-F (450 IU's ). I still have some pain and bloating of the ovaries. It hurts if I stand up too fast.

I get a reprieve from shots tonight, but start with the progesterone in oil tomorrow.

Again, I'm so excited! Wish me luck!
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TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.






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  #328  
February 4th, 2013, 09:28 AM
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Good luck!!!!
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  #329  
February 4th, 2013, 02:00 PM
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Good luck!! I'll be thinking of you!!
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  #330  
February 4th, 2013, 03:21 PM
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I know we spoke already but just wanted to say GL for tomorrow again. Out of curiosity disd you end up having any nausea last night with the shots? I hope not since you were covert in your friends bathroom lol!
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  #331  
February 4th, 2013, 03:26 PM
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So excited - just wanted to wish you luck again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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  #332  
February 4th, 2013, 03:35 PM
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You don't need luck because this is totally the start of your baby coming into the world!
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  #333  
February 4th, 2013, 03:57 PM
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You don't need luck because this is totally the start of your baby coming into the world!
Oh Robyn, I really hope so!

Jen, I felt a little bit of nausea yesterday, but for the most part I was okay. I was a little surprised by this as I felt so sick with one ovidrel shot before IUI, maybe with all the meds my body is on a little ovidrel doesn't make an impact!

Thanks again ladies for all of the love and support. You ladies are the best! I'll definitely keep everyone posted!
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TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.






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  #334  
February 4th, 2013, 04:17 PM
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Good luck!!!
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  #335  
February 4th, 2013, 06:07 PM
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Good luck tomorrow!
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Jenny (34) & Scott (40)
TTC #1 since 1/11, Unexplained Infertility
M/C 2/12
Polyp Removal 11/12
4 failed IUIs

IVF #1
Started stims 9/27/13
ER 10/8/13 - 24 eggs, 15 fertilized!
Blast transfer 10/13/13, 4 snowbabies
Very faint 10/18/13 (5dp5dt)

Beta #1 10/23 - 339!!!
Beta #2 10/25 - 856!!!
U/S 11/14 - Heart rate 144!

Abigail arrived 6/28/14!



FET #1
Blast transfer 2/16/17
Very faint 2/21/17 (5dp5dt)
Beta #1 2/27 - 329!!!
Beta #2 3/1 - 995!!!
U/S 3/20 - Heart rate 157!


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  #336  
February 4th, 2013, 06:50 PM
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Good luck tomorrow!!!
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  #337  
February 5th, 2013, 02:30 PM
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Thinking of you today! I hope it went well and your husband is treating you like a princess!
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  #338  
February 5th, 2013, 03:45 PM
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Thank you ladies!

Had the egg retrieval today. I'm still out of it from the anesthesia, xanax and tylenol 3. I had some spotting and cramping today, which is normal. Overall the retrieval went well, but they only collected 11 good eggs (15 total collected). I know 11 isn't bad, but I was hoping there would be more. I guess really I only need 1 good embryo for implantation. I'm so nervous/scared to learn of the fertilization report. I will get the call tomorrow morning. Again, wish me luck!
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TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.






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February 5th, 2013, 04:14 PM
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February 5th, 2013, 04:21 PM
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Wishing you tons of luck!!!! All my fingers and toes are crossed!
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