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.
Understanding Endometriosis Endometriosis is a condition that affects the female reproductive system and occurs when endometrial tissue that is typically only found inside of the uterus begins to develop outside of the uterus. Endometriosis affects roughly 1 out of 10 women in ...READ MORE
Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York and FORCE (Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered) Wednesday, May 9, 2018 6 p.m. ...READ MORE
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