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27 Jul 2005

PCOS - CAN OVULATION STOP ONCE ITS' BEEN ESTABLISHED ?
I have PCOS and since coming off the pill in March 2004, my periods were irregular, due to anovulation.

SInce this year (thru Metformin and dietary changes), I have been having regular periods. I did take Clomid in May and June, but was unable to take with the start of my period in July.

My periods appear to have been re-established - I'm just worried that I may stop ovulating again ?
What would cause this ?

We have been trying to conceive since last March - I'm due to see my gynae this Saturday. Where to from here - what would he advise now ?

Could I perhaps have endometriosis - that's why we haven't been succesful yet ?
What history of symptoms ought I to have had ?


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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

If you were taking Clomid, I presume that you ovulated because of this. If you did not take Clomid this month, you may well not have ovulated. You say that your cycle was only re-established this year, which is a relatively short time.
Symptoms of endometriosis are heavy painful periods and abdominal pain at other times as well.

Best wishes
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