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IVF round #1, scan #8

My last post-retrieval scan to check on the OHSS-S was last Friday week. In the couple of days leading up to it, I had distinct menstrual-type twinges, and I was willing my period not to come until the day of … Continue reading

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Small steps

I was on the aircoach returning from a business trip on Thursday evening when G, the embryologist called. “Can you talk?” “Not so much, but I can listen.” So, he explained that the only one of my donors who was … Continue reading

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