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More Fertility Questions Answered by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Courtney has a problem with Clomid and Femara because they make the lining of her uterus very thin. Should she switch? Yes indeed. It’s time for the injections; hopefully y ... Read on »
A Big List of Fertility Questions and Answers by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Hello Again to Everyone. Monica asked about DES exposure. Most women who were exposed to DES do not have any problems with their uterus or cervix, but a very small perce ... Read on »
Polyps by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility It looks like vacation is over and I have a little catching up to do. I will try to get to as many questions as I can. The first question was about polyps, so here we go. ... Read on »
Dr. Licciardi on TV by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility This week I was on live national television; The Early Show on CBS. One segment was Monday and one segment was Tuesday. You can view the pieces by going to: http://www.cb ... Read on »
The Endometrium Part III by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Last time we went over some of the conventional methods used to increase the lining thickness. What about the less conventional? Well there’s Viagra. I had a patient tr ... Read on »
Improving Endometrial Thickness by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Today’s case: I have a patient who is doing a frozen embryo cycle, so we are preparing her uterus by giving her estrogen pills. She completed 2 weeks of estrogen therapy an ... Read on »
Some Additional Answers to Infertility Questions by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Jill, Eventually I will get to the blastocyst topic. For now suffice it to say that some programs are better than others at blastocyst, so it may not be your eggs. Don’t ... Read on »
The Endometrium Part II by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I’ve seen a lot of good questions come across the blog, and I will get to them in the near future. What makes one woman’s lining thicker than another’s? Probably the on ... Read on »
The Endometrium by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility OK,here we go with another topic. The uterus has 2 basic parts. One is the muscle, also called the myometrium. This gives the uterus its strength, even when str ... Read on »
Last Answer Session, For Now. by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I have been collecting information on the thin endometrium and will write about it next time. So far, I have not come across anything earth-shattering, but I will let you kno ... Read on »
Infertility Questions and Answers by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Eggs fragmented as they were undergoing ICSI: same response. This is a very unusual thing to happen. In 13 years of ICSI I have not heard of this. Maybe you are a really ra ... Read on »
Lots of Good Questions by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Severe Infection after Delivery. There are some women who have a normal hysterogram but still have some scar tissue around the tubes. The HSG can not find all scar tissue. T ... Read on »
Back to Infertility Questions: by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility DHEA: After getting to know me and my blog style, you can probably predict my response: show me the data. To be fair, the DHEA people seem to be doing a good randomized stud ... Read on »
Varicocele by Dr. Fred Licciardi Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Hello Again! This is a subject that I have been avoiding for years. I am not a urologist, but in 40% of the couples I treat, male factor fertility is at least part of the p ... Read on »