how do they test for that? like bloodwork? and thank you so much for your help. I have a doctors appt this week for my post op. I'll be sure to tell him i would like testing done, he did mention taking progesterone to help my body hold the pregnancy, however, now i'm wondering if maybe taking that could be a bad idea, since my body is rejecting these pregnancies for a reason,and taking progesterone could mean i could be holding something my body might disagree with for numerous reasons. ?
Right now you can ask for a fertility work up to be done. That should give you a good picture on how everything is working.
If by any chance you miscarry again then at that point (as I said before) would say that you should ask for recurrant loss testing.
As far as the progesterone goes- it isn't a bad thing and in no way affects the embryo. In fact if there happens to be a progesterone issue (numbers too low) then that would also cause recurrant losses. (This I know about since I am on progesterone suppositories). As long as you follow the doctors direction and he/she is planning on having you test approx 14 DPO then it would be fine. If the test is negative then you simply stop taking the progesterone and your cycle ends.
NOTICE: The information provided on this site is not a substitute for professional medical advice,
diagnosis, or treatment. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your
physician or other qualified health provider because of something you have read on Wellsphere.
If you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.