Anovulation

What is Anovulation?

Lack of ovulation to occur is called as anovulation.

Questions and answers on "Anovulation"

What is anovulation and amenorrhea typical of postmrnopausal women associated with? Is it prolactin, FSH, corpora lutea, or cornified cells in the vagina? How would the next ovulatory cycle after implantation prevented? Is it HCG produced by the trophoblast, too much prolactin, prostaglandins produced by the corpus outrun, or few picture in the ovary?

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Thanks for writing in.

1) Anovulation in post menopausal women is an inevitable process due to spontaneous apoptosis of the resting oocytes(developing eggs). There is only a fixed number of these primordial oocytes in women unlike in men where theoretically they can produce spermatozoa as...

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i am 29 years old. i am a PCOD patient. now i am trying to become pregnant . my periods are not correct. but after using some medicines it will come within 30 days. my last period date is march 18th. after that a follicular study is conducted on 2nd april. then my doctor says that ovulation is come and contact in continuous days. and take rest. i use oosure and duphaston 10 mg twice in a daily. my doctors diagnosis is correct or not

doctor1 MD

hi,
in poly cystic ovarian disease you will have menstrual abnormalities like irregular periods, anovulation etc,
because of that your doctor kept you on drugs,
which will modify menstrual function and induce ovulation,
so with that drugs you might have ovulated,
if you follow doctor's advice and...

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hello doctor, i m 26 yrs married woman from india, i had a history of irregular periods. although my hormones tests come normal. as we are trying to have baby now from 3 months and my periods history is from march is 18th march to 23rd march,8th may to 14th may, then 14th XXXXXXX to 16th XXXXXXX very very light spotting like. met doc after that she took pregnancy test but negative. USG on 27th XXXXXXX , report were normal ,left ovary has multiple small follicles size 4 to 6 mm.no dominant one. i m out of town since then so i could not XXXXXXX doc. now two day before on 10th of july i found spotting , i thought my periods going to start but it vanished after that only some sticky hazy mucus , no cramps no pms. i am very confused i want to get pregnant soon what to do why these spottings. though my periods were irregular but i had not history of spotting.please help me

doctor1 MD

hi XXXXXXX
Thanks for the query.

according to your description the possible causes are,

-symptoms of poly cystic ovarian disease: in this you can have symptoms like irregular periods with hypomenorrhea(scanty flow during cycles), oligomenorrhea(increased gap between periods), anovulation etc.
so...

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Sir i have pcod problem from my 17yrs now i m 25yrs old.. I took medication 17yrs itself my periods were regular., but for the past five years again my periods were irregular and now it has become scanty this month i got Oly 5 ml of brown fluid, for the past months got married and we have intercourse on the safe dates only but i used take pill called clr i would have took twelve tabs till now

doctor1 MD

Hai,
In Polycystic ovarian syndrome, usually there will be disturbance in the hormonal secretions in the body, causing anovulation or delayed ovulation.All this leads to irregular & scanty periods.
Weight reduction [if overweight], physical exercise & medications according to your plans regarding...

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good morning, i had my period on 2 nd of November 2013 , on 12th of November i consult my doctor for ivf treatment , after sonografy she found follicles in both the ovaries. she prescribed novelon tablet (desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets USP). So i curious to know why this tablet has been prescribed. Also tell me we miss to take tablet for one day then what to do?????

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Brief Answer:
Combined oral contraceptive pills

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for the query.
Novelon is a combined oral contraceptive pill.
PCOD presents with hormonal imbalance, anovulation etc symptoms.
Novelon helps in regularization of the hormonal levels.
But during the period of usage of...

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Hi,
I am 8weeks pregnant but my u/s is showing a gestational sac of 10mm corresponding to 4 weeks pregnancy no yolk sac no fetal pole.I even have a subserosal fibroid of 6cm*5.6cm in size.My Gyn asked me to get it aborted.
Before this pregnancy i went for a hormone test and it was showing following readings.i wasn't ovulating and my Gyn had given me Fertomid 50 to ovulate.and I conceived but now as this is happenning with my pregnancy.and looking at the estradiol level reading i am a bit scared of poor ovarian reserve.is there is any treatment for that?how can I pull my estrogen level down??
FSH: 9.9 mlU/mL

LH: 6.1mlU/mL

Prolactin: 24.3 ng/ml

Estradiol 2: 92 pg/ml

Serum Progestrone:1.2 ng/ml

Serum Insulin:2.6 ulU/mL

DHEAS: 0.9 ug/ml

doctor1 MD

hi,
Thanks for the query.

according to your description,

your ultrasound features are indicating blighted ovum, may be the growth stopped at 4 weeks of gestational age,
subserosal fibroid usually will not affect the pregnancy as that lies outside the uterine cavity, due to hormonal effect size...

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To be honest , deeply regretted and depressed , .Recently i have noticed , my periods were irregular and we have seen doctor to find out the reason ,according to doctors advise ,we done pelvic scan and the details as follows. LMP:19/3/12 Uterus:6.5x4.8x5.5 Anteverted Thickness:thin 4mm still menstruating size: 3.6x1.5cm 3.5cc multiple follicles peripherally arranged PCO Left Ovary: Active Size:2.5x1.9cm 3cc multiple follicles peripherally arranged PCO POD: No free fluid according to this report can you please kindly advise me ,is it a problem? ,or will this situation leads to anovulation ? and in the future infertility? ,does it require immediate attention or can i try for conception , if my mens -periods are regular. Patient history: female ,28 years,1st conception normal, Delivery :c-section (Caesarean) ,bay is died after two months due to congenital disorder ,( weak cry ,poor suck , hypo-tone, Muscle weakness )after delivery my body weight is not reduced as it is to be,before conception body weight was 72 kg and now it is 86kg ,BP and sugar level is normal. kindly advise me at your earliest ,your valuable information can change my life and hopes to live.

doctor1 MD

hello there,
you are having polycystic ovarian disease. This is a problem due to hormonal imbalance which occurs due to obesity. This leads to irregular ovulation or anovulation and is a cause for infertility.
As you have mentioned you had weight gain after your first pregnancy which has not come...

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I am 22 and rarely menstrate. my current obgyn tells me that i will have problems having a child bc due to lack of menstration means i am not ovulating what can i do to start ovulation

doctor1 MD

The cause for the anovulation needs to be found out.Ovulation induction drugs are available which will help in ovulation.Your doctor will have to do further hormone tests to rule out premature ovarian failure.

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Recent questions on  Anovulation

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my ovaries are not working and are not producing follicles. FSH is 40. Manstration is stopped from last August. Berore it I alwys have delay menstration. I m 35 years old. doctors say pregnancy is impossible for me. is their any medication which make my ovaries functional? plz recommend me

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