Your Complete Guide to Fertility Testing

I want to encourage everyone to do their best to find a positive mental attitude.

I want you to be proactive about your preconception tests.

Preconception tests to consider include:

  • Blood type and antibody screen
  • Vitamin D levels
  • Prolactin
  • TSH
  • Rubella Titer
  • Varicella Titer
  • Carrier Screening — genetic testing to ensure you and your partner are genetically compatible
  • Ovarian Reserve tests
  • Lipid panel, diabetes screening
  • Age-related tests like mammogram
  • Blood pressure
  • BMI: Talk to your doctor about your body size and understand what your ideal weight is. You want to set yourself up for success and having a healthy physical foundation is key to a healthy pregnancy. Please remember, your fertility isn’t skin deep. Don’t let your body size keep you from getting help.
  1. What do you want?
  2. What is it going to take to get what you want?
  3. Are you willing to do it?

Let’s talk about Eggs

FSH: Follicle Stimulating Hormone

Egg count is another thing we look at (Antral Follicle Count).

I also recommend getting your AMH levels checked via a blood test.

Are More Eggs Better?

Fertility Hormone Levels — Can I Wait?

How About Sperm?

Older Male Partners Do Lower Chances of IVF Success

Ultimately, whatever your situation I want you to keep calm and get ahead of infertility. I want everyone to reach their goals while experiencing the least amount of heartache and tears.

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Fertility Doctor, Reproductive Endocrinologist, Egg Whisperer: www.eggwhisperer.com

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Fertility Doctor, Reproductive Endocrinologist, Egg Whisperer: www.eggwhisperer.com

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