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What causes difficulty in getting pregnant? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 14-May-2014
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User:Hi.
Doctor:Hi
Doctor:How can I help?
User:Hi...This is XXXXXXX ..i have few doubts related to gynic,please let me know if i can check with you.
Doctor:Hi XXXXXXX
Doctor:You can check with me and I will try to help you as best as I can and within my speciality
Doctor:So you can go ahead
User:ok..thanks..am 28 yrs old and married 2 yrs back and trying for a baby since few months but unsuccessfull..
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Please explain in detail so that I am better able to help
User:i have not used any brith control methods al these days but still unable to conceive,please suggest.
Doctor:ok
Doctor:I need to know some details, so I will ask a few questions
User:sure..
Doctor:How often do you get your periods?
User:Regular....on exact date or a day later..
Doctor:ok
Doctor:How often do you have sexual intercourse
Doctor:?
User:weekly thrice....
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Do you have any medical issues?
User:last 1 yr i missed my periods only 1 month-a delay of one week..
User:no..i do not have any medical issues..
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Do you take any medicines?
User:no..
Doctor:You need to see an infertility specialist or a gynecologist who will do investigations to rule out some common conditions
Doctor:The first test to be done is semen analysis of your partner
Doctor:After ruling male conditions you will be subjected to tests
User:ok..
Doctor:Both will have to do basic blood tests also in the starting visits
User:ok
Doctor:And then tests for common female conditions that can cause infertility will be done
User:ok..
Doctor:So the the first step will be to see a doctor and get basic blood tests and then semen analysis done
User:i would like u to tel u my observation since 6 months...my lower stomach has bloated so much that it seems am pregnant but not...earlier it was quite flat.....my current weight is 55 and earlier it was 50...height is 5.2
Doctor:ok
Doctor:For stomach bloating you need to take hygienic food, clean drinking water and can also take gasex tablet from himalaya company
User:checked with few physicians and they have not confirmed on Gas problem...
User:an yr back one of my ultra scan show that its a bulky uterus....will this cause any issues /
Doctor:Bulky uterus maybe because of inflammation of uterine lining and it may be contributing to infertility
User:is this a major problem....
Doctor:Well it depends on the cause of bulky uterus
Doctor:Did the ultrasound show any swelling inside the uterus?
User:physician said that it is very minor
Doctor:If t is minor it should not crteate a problem
Doctor:A repeat scan is needed to see if it has gotten worse
Doctor:It may e contributing to bloating especially during the premenstrual days
User:ok...what r the precautions that can taken to cure this...
Doctor:At home you can try cleaner drinking water from ro system
Doctor:it will help control any infections
Doctor:Otherwise the treatment according to the condition should be done
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User:hi
Doctor:Yes, How can I help you?
User:and the chat got disconnected
Doctor:Ok, are there any more questions I can help you with?
User:nope..
User:may i connect to her abck ?
Doctor:i will ask her
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Doctor:and when you try chat again, you will get her
User:Hi..
Doctor:Hi
User:thanks for connecting back..
Doctor:Thanks
Doctor:Please continue with your query
User:this month i missed my periods since 3 days and today i checked with pregnancy test home kit but found negative
Doctor:It is early for UPT (URINE PREGNANCY TEST)
Doctor:UPT should be taken atleast after 1 week of missed periods
User:ok..
User:so what would you suggest to be done at this moment...
Doctor:You can wait for 4 days and then take the test
User:but i have a doubt here...its generally written on the kits that even on first day of the missed period,it would give result...is this not true ?
Doctor:It tests for hcg in urine
Doctor:sometimes the hormone is late to form and get excreted
User:ok..
User:ok..one last query....if it is still negatve after a week....what are the suggestable things to do at home and also at a doctore...pls suggest..
Doctor:If it is still negative
Doctor:then you may either wait patiently for periods to come
Doctor:or you can go to doctor and take medicines to induce bleeding
Doctor:One thing is that blood pregnancy test is better predicting then UPT
User:ok...on what day of missed period should i take this blood pregnancy test
Doctor:After 7th day
User:ok...thanks a lot for the valuable suggestions and very gratefull for your answers patiently..
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
Doctor:Take care
User:wleomce..bye
Doctor:Bye
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