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by becca5m
Sat Feb 26, 2011 3:25 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Over 40 Crowd
Replies: 5470
Views: 722624

Re: The Over 40 Crowd

Hello to all. Have struggled with sadness since our failed attempt with my eggs but have lurked now and then. Sending warm thoughts and baby dust to everyone, no matter where you are in the journey. We are in a donor cycle right now. Retrieval is Sunday. I have an ultrasound that morning to check my...
by becca5m
Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:50 am
Forum: Egg and embryo donation
Topic: Building your family through Embryo Donation
Replies: 36
Views: 9884

Re: Building your family through Embryo Donation

I'm 45. DH is 42. Had my first cycle and retrieved 6 follies. 3 fertilized but only 1 made it to day 3. Just discovered the 2nd cycle is a failure also. My hormone levels bottomed out today. Just 2 days ago everything was looking good. I'm just.....sad. This was my last try using my eggs. Already ha...
by becca5m
Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:22 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Over 40 Crowd
Replies: 5470
Views: 722624

Re: The Over 40 Crowd

Hope everyone is doing well.

AFM: Hormone levels bottomed out. :cry: Retrieval cancelled. :cry: :cry:
by becca5m
Tue Nov 16, 2010 9:19 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Over 40 Crowd
Replies: 5470
Views: 722624

Re: The Over 40 Crowd

The positive energy you sent is working!! Ultrasound today shows great growth in 3 of the follies. 2 more are still too small for retrieveal. He says my hormone levels are fantastic and wants to take advantage of that to try and get the other 2 where we need them. So 2 more days of stimming. I was v...
by becca5m
Sat Nov 13, 2010 7:05 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Over 40 Crowd
Replies: 5470
Views: 722624

Re: The Over 40 Crowd

Feeling anxious. Today's ultrasound showed 5 follies. One is maturing nicely. 3 more looking ok, but not as up-to-speed as the first one. A 5th follie really to small to count in the mix. Dr. decided to do 2 more days of Gonal F and added Cetrotide also. I'm glad we made another attempt with my eggs...
by becca5m
Tue Nov 09, 2010 6:17 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Over 40 Crowd
Replies: 5470
Views: 722624

Re: The Over 40 Crowd

Hello to all. New here. Sorry I don't know all the abbreviations yet. Did our first IVF cycle August 2009 and but only had one embryo make it to day 3. Figuring at my age we are probably going to have to go the donor route, but in process right now of trying one last attempt with my eggs. On 300 Gon...