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2018.09.26

What will affect pregnancy? Do you really get pregnant?

⋙  Does the menstrual blood flow or menstrual cycle affect the chance of pregnancy?

Under normal conditions, the menstrual cycle comes once every 28 days. The duration of menstrual cycle is from 4 to 7 days. The average menstrual blood volume is about 30 to 70 ml. If the menstrual blood volume exceeds 90 ml, it is called “menorrhagia”. If the interval of menstrual cycle is less than 21 days, it is called “polymenorrhea”. By contrast, if the interval between two menstrual cycles is greater than 45 days, it is called “oligomenorrhea”.

If there is menorrhagia, hypomenorrhea, polymenorrhea, oligomenorrhea, and even the cycle is irregular, it is called irregular menstruation. Irregular menstruation is a phenomenon caused by abnormal hormone secretion in the body, which lead to abnormal ovulation, and therefore difficult to conceive.

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⋙ How do I know if I am pregnant?

If it is convenient, you can go to our hospital to take a pregnancy test with higher sensitivity and specific and a blood test for the B-HCG pregnancy index to determine whether you are pregnant or not!

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⋙ My menstruation is 10 days late, and my breast is swollen, and I want to eat something sour. But the pregnancy test stick showed no pregnancy. If it is an ectopic pregnancy, will the pregnancy test stick show positive result? Will the pregnancy test show negative result but the ultrasound reveal pregnant?

If it is an ectopic pregnancy, the pregnancy test stick can still detect positive result, but the ultrasound may not be able to detect the embryo. It is recommended that you can apply a pregnancy test with higher sensitivity and specificity in our hospital, and take a blood test for the B-HCG pregnancy index to determine whether you are pregnant or not!

In addition, your menstrual cycle delays for so long, it may also be caused by endocrine disorders, you can go to the gynecological clinic for examination!

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⋙ Is "ovarian atrophy" still a chance to get pregnant? How can I get pregnant?

If you are with ovarian atrophy or premature ovarian failure, you are not easy to get pregnant. If the ovarian stimulation drug is not responding well or does not respond, you must try egg donation and cooperate with in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment to have a chance of pregnancy. You may consult the outpatient clinic for the treatment and process of egg donation.