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Can any online doctor help me to read my follicular study report?

hello, iam swathi ihave done my follicular study on my 11 day .doctor wrote that R.O. is 16.3x13.7=15mm.10x11mm. L.O.~1 ENDOMETRIUM- triple line 6mm this is on 22.2.13 AND on 25.2.13 r.o-. RF+ L.O.~1 ENDO-triple line she gave me the scan report on 22.2.13 only once whether i need 3 more scanns because my doctor prescribed for 4 scanns i.e on 22,24,26,28.
Asked On : Fri, 1 Mar 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Hello Swathi,
Thank you for your query.
Follicular study is done in order to monitor the serial growth of the ovarian follicles ( eggs ) and to document whether ovulation ( egg rupture ) occurred or not.
In your case, just based on the reports of day 11, and the one later ( which has not been clearly typed ), one cannot give you information.
Normally, the follicle grows by 1 - 2 mm per day, till it reaches a size of 20 mm atleast by day 14 ( in a normal menstrual cycle ) when it should spontaneously rupture.
So you definitely need the further 3 scans as advised by your doctor in order to confirm whether proper growth and ovulation occurrred.
take care.
Answered: Fri, 1 Mar 2013
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