This procedure involves scraping a small amount of tissue from the endometrium shortly before menstruation is due—between 11 and 13 days following ovulation. It should ONLY be performed after a pregnancy test reveals that the woman is not pregnant. This test is often used to determine if a woman has a luteal phase defect- a hormonal imbalance that may prevent a woman from sustaining a pregnancy because not enough progesterone is produced. Due to inconsistencies in evaluating these specimens and uncertainty over appropriate treatments, fewer infertility specialists consider this an important test.
The Effects of the Zika Virus on Women Trying to Conceive By: Benjamin Sandler, MD The Zika virus is reported to have first been discovered in humans in 1952 in Uganda. The virus is transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitoes – the same mosquitoes that spread dengue fever, yellow fever and a ...READ MORE
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