IVF 2: second stims scan update

Went for my second stims scan today. Although I guess in theory it’s the third (as they thought there was no point doing the first based on my previous cycle’s slow response).  The results are in: 20/04 scan R: 12, 13, 13 + 2 L: 11, 12, 12, 11 + 4   22/04 scan  R:…

IVF 2: Stims update

A quick update from my first scan during stims for IVF 2. Right ovary: (partially accessible – this is the guy who looks like a peanut and tends to hide) 12, 13, 13 + 2 smaller Left ovary: 11, 12, 12, 11 + 4 smaller Apparently this is on track and good. (I’m not sure…

IVF 2: stims and a unicorn

I thought I’d do a quickie update as last time I managed to blog the way through my IVF cycle and this time I’ve hardly mentioned it! I am doing it, I promise! Last night I tried Menopur for the first time. It wasn’t as bad as I expected (after the ease of the Gonal…

Day 36: I slept

Well, this is going to be a quick update because reader, I slept! Checked in for my long awaited egg collection yesterday. I took the trigger shot exactly 36 hours before it was due to happen. Didn’t eat or drink anything past a couple of hours beforehand in the morning.  Me: I was just super…

Day 35: Thunderbirds are go!

 5… 4… 3… 2… 1… So I have a bit of an update and it’s rather exciting.  My stubborn lazy follicles finally decided to get to the magic 18! And who was there to announce it but Dr Fit! It must be fate… Hilariously he also decided to make a film recommendation whilst performing my…