Tag Archives: Ultrasound

My Experience With CVS Chorionic Villus Sampling

As you read in my previous posts, my blood screening odds came out unfavorable in my “own” opinion as well as the doctors. They sent me to a genetic counselor. I felt awful being offered a “genetic counselor” actually. I … Continue reading

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Nuchal Translucency Screening – NT Scan for First Trimester Pregnancy Screening

Here’s the second part of doing the first trimester screening. You have to combine this scan with your blood result. We wrote about our blood result in a previous post for First Trimester Blood Screening. This is all to see … Continue reading

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Clearblue “Easy” is Near Perfectly Accurate for Predicting Ovulation

Last month I had a fit about buying the CVS cheap brand of ovulation kits. It’s especially frustrating when you’re trying to figure out when you’re going to ovulate. Here’s the story last month. I went to the fertility clinic … Continue reading


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Procedure: Sonohysterogram

My second visit to the ob/gyn consisted of a vaginal ultrasound (they take a stick about 1 foot long, rub it with gel, and stick it up your vagina). This was not uncomfortable and no pain results. In return, you … Continue reading

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Your OB/GYN, family histories, …

I first found out my problem with my OB/GYN. I come from a very conservative background where my mother and my sisters don’t ever talk about their “problems.” Let’s just say when my OB/GYN asked whether my mother had fibroid … Continue reading

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