You have been crying for years, as soon as you see your AF but when you are about to start your IVF journey, you are ecstatic when AF shows up.
TTC since 2010
2011 Nov -
Miscarried at 6.2 weeks. Detected Blighted Ovum
Took few months break.
Started TTC again. Went to Gynae, all tests normal. Unexplained infertility.
Referred to RE in 2014
4 Cycles of Clomid
6 Cycles Femara
2015 April - IUI + Femara - 4 eggs ovulated
2015 May - IUI + Femara - 4 eggs ovulated
2015 June - Cancelled IUI + Femara (New Dr. wanted to do a natural cycle for all the ultrasounds and bloodwork. However, I had taken 3 days of Femara already by the time I met the new Dr.) - 3 eggs ovulated
2015 June - Changed clinics
2015 July - # 1 Mini IVF - 18 Follicles, only 4 Mature eggs , 4 Fertilized with ICSI. 3 made it to day 6. 2 blasts (4AA, 4AB) and 1 early blast.
No explanation given for maturity of eggs. Frustrated!!!!
2015 August: # 1 FET - Estrace, Prometrium, Prednisone, Aspirin, Progesterone Suppositories
Sep 7, 2015 - Booked for transfer on Monday
Transferred 1 4AA blast.. Stick embie stick!!
Sep 15, 2015 - Beta came back on 8DP5DT at 176 -
Sep 17, 2015 - 2nd Beta on 10DP5DT came back at 426.6 and Progesterone levels look good
Sep 25, 2015 - 3rd Beta on 17DP5DT came back at 7000
Oct 2, 2015 - Started bleeding at 6w2d.. panicked and pre-poned the ultrasound for 6w5d
Oct 5, 2015 - 6w5d Week Ultrasound.... Saw the little bean. Measuring 7 weeks with heartbeat of 115.
Bleeding was due to SCH.
Stopped Estrace at 7w2d
Oct 17, 2015 - Brown spotting again at 8w4d, called and preponed the ultrasound to 8w5d
Oct 19, 2015 - 8w5d ultrasound... saw the lttle bean. Measuring 8w6d with heartbeat of 171.
SCH is still there but shrunk in size.
Nov 11, 2015 - 12 week ultrasound and NT scan done. Baby measuring 12 weeks exact. heartbeat 153 - 157. The baby waved and stole our hearts.
Progesterone suppositories stopped at 12 week 4 days.
Nov 18, 2015 - intense pain in lower abdomen, went to the ER, diagnosed as round ligament pain.. Thankfully. Heartbeat on doppler 160
Dec 9, 2015 - 16 week ultrasound and IPS blood work done. SCH has re-emerged and its near the cervix. its about 3.5mm. Placenta is also lying low right now. Dr. Adviced to wait and watch
Dec 30, 2015 - 19 Week ultrasound done. Anatomy Scan is perfect. our little bundle of joy is beautiful. we saw the baby kicking...adorable. SCH has resolved and placenta has moved up... thank goodness!!
Graduated from the clinic.
Hoping the little bean is healthy and happy.
Due Date: May 25, 2016