Welcome to the March cycle buddy group!
You will know if you are in March if your egg retrieval will be in March. If your egg retrieval will be between months you can choose if you want one group or the other or both. If you choose to be in both groups please let me know.
Remember to put "Pregnancy mentioned" in the subject line or in the post in bold, if you post mentions pregnancy. Also remember to do the same if you mention children.
To join this thread please post an introduction reply to this thread and I will add you to the list.
Past weeks' threads can be found merged together here:
Waiting to start:
Jocoby07 (starting Lupron 2/17)
Between ER and ET:
In 2 week wait:
Pregnant: If you get here first, please start a thread here: Pregnancy after Infertility Forum - Pregnancy after Infertility Discussions - FertileThoughts.com So, you can continue to support each other.
In need of hugs:
Stats: If you are cycling from a prior cycle month this year and get a positive, please note that to me.
November - 0 positive, 2 negative - 0% positive
October - ?
September - 10 positive, 12 negative - 45.5% positive
August - 10 positive, 11 negative, 46.7% positive
July - 15 positive, 10 negative - 60.0% positive
June - 13 postive, 10 negative - 56.5% positive
May - 14 positive, 14 negative - 50.0% positive
April - 13 positive, 9 negative - 59.1% positive
March - 6 positive, 13 negative - 31.6% positive
February - 7 positive, 13 negative - 35.0% positive
January - 18 positive, 13 negatives - 58.1% positive
IVF board year to date: 98 positive, 94 negative - 51.1% positive 192 ytd
Please remember that if you would like to chat with your fellow cyclers you can make them your friend by clicking on their name. Once approved you will see they are online in the lower right hand section of your screen where it says "who's online".
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01-23-2012, 12:55 AM #1Stargazerlily1Registered Userspelling challenged
March Cycle Buddy Group, entire Month's threads
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01-23-2012, 08:14 AM #2SC-HeartSite CoordinatorTrying for #2
Hi to everyone who will join this group,
I would like to introduce myself and give you a little bit of my infertility journey.......
I have been TTC for approx 3 years now. My DH and I started the infertility process after we found out he had no sperm count. He had surgery to try to correct it, but that didn’t work. The doctor said it is a blockage behind the bladder and is too risky for surgery. The only option we had was IVF.
We did our 1st cycle last August. We had 21 removed, 18 viable, 7 fertilized and 2 were transferred on day 3 which resulted in BFN. The other 5 that were fertilized only 2 made it to blasts, which we froze. We did a FET in November but that resulted in BFN. So now we are at square one again. I will be doing my second IVF cycle this march. My ER should be around the 15th, if all goes well
I look forward to those of you who are cycling in march
01-23-2012, 08:16 AM #3SC-HeartSite CoordinatorTrying for #2
BC-Star: Can you put me under waiting to start......thanks
01-23-2012, 08:30 AM #4Stargazerlily1Registered Userspelling challenged
I knew you needed to be here, but for some reason I was thinking you may have been on some meds already, which is why I didn't add you last night. Guess I was wrong. Oops! Adding you now.
01-23-2012, 08:34 AM #5SC-HeartSite CoordinatorTrying for #2
Star- haha.... No meds until my AF arrives which is around mid feb. Thanks! Good luck on Friday!
01-24-2012, 11:47 AM #6michele08Registered Useris sad
Hello to Everyone!
I would love to join the group. I have been on FT for awhile, and I really love all of the support. Just a little background about me: Primary infertility for 5 years and **children mentioned**then our DS was born in 2005. We lost our second son, Jay, and had our DD in 2007.**end mention** I have had 5 IUI's in the past 15 months, two of them with injectables. After the 5th IUI, my RE decided to test my AMH and FSH levels. I wish he would of thought of that sooner. My FSH is 10, and my AMH is .48. I will be 35 next month, and am ready to start IVF. I switched RE's and have my first appointment this Friday. My egg retrieval will be in March. I am nervous and excited, and just praying that this will work. Baby dust to all!
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01-24-2012, 12:09 PM #7SC-HeartSite CoordinatorTrying for #2
Hey Michele, welcome.....so glad I have a cycle buddy, but sorry you have to go through IF. Sorry for your loss. I hope this cycle is successful for the both of us.
01-24-2012, 02:26 PM #8Stargazerlily1Registered Userspelling challenged
Michele - Welcome to the group! I'm sorry for everything you have had to go through thus far. I hope this cycle is the last cycle you need. So, is this your first IVF cycle or have you had any in the past?
01-24-2012, 10:19 PM #9hopefully10Registered Useranxious
Hey. Not sure if I need to join this group or another one. My teaching class is schedule for March the 6th and as soon as I get AF in March (20th), I will start on Birth control pills. ET will be in April. So I am kinda in between. If this is not where I need to be please point me int he right direction.
And how do I make the little signatures about whats going on with me. Such as me 32 - Deminished Overian Reserve, DH - Low mobility, This will be our 1st IVF, to showw on all my post? Oh yeah, I am also doing a microflare protocol, using Bravelle, Repronex, and Lupron.
Hoping to get some responese and support! Thanks everyone in advance!
01-24-2012, 10:55 PM #10michele08Registered Useris sad
Star- This will be my first IVF cycle. We tried to go the IUI route, but were unsuccessful after five tries. I really hope this is it for us. If I can get enough eggs, we only have the money for one fresh cycle and a FET if needed. Keeping my fingers crossed, and looking forward to meeting my new RE on Friday. Glad to meet everyone!
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