Tags » Menopur

IVF #1: The Third Ultrasound

Monday morning I left my house at 7:30 headed to the RE’s office where I monitor.  I had no idea whether or not they could take me but I figured I’d call at 8 when they open and hope they could take me between 8:30-9 when I got there. 278 more words


IVF #1 The second Ultrasound

Saturday I took the same doses of Menopur and Gonal-F.    Sunday morning I had to get up at 5am since my appointment was at 8:00 and over 2 hours away.  557 more words


IVF #1 Part Two: First Ultrasound

The next several days went much like the first.   I took my Gonal-F and Menopur every morning and every evening.  This went on from Tuesday until Friday.  437 more words


Day 2, Round 2

I am at Dr C’s before 07:30 but I am still the last of the morning’s patients to arrive. I forget how rush hour traffic backs up from my village into Umhlanga. 924 more words

IVF Diary

IVF #1 Part One

After recovering from the hysteroscopy I made an appointment for my pre-IVF ultrasound.   It was scheduled for the Friday before my birthday .   They were hoping my levels were good and that my cyst was gone or had shrunk. 407 more words


IVF #1: Peace Be With Me

Just a quick update to let you all know that things are going smoothly. I went to my ultrasound yesterday and the doctor said that “everything looks lovely.” I had a good number of follicles growing, and the… 402 more words


IVF #4 Upcoming - The 411

Last night, Dr. Robert Kiltz, who owns CNY Fertility Center and Spa, called me and said he wanted to schedule a phone consult with me for Saturday morning.  435 more words