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Postby amknight » Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:57 pm

Hello. I am new to these boards. My name is Amy. I have 4 children with my DH and we are trying for #5. We had no issues TTC the first 3 and #4 was actually an unplanned surprise! But, we have been trying now officially for 8 cycles. DH has Low T (he's on the young side for it, but it runs in the family) and his SA was not awful, but not great.

So far, I have checked out ok. My FSH, LH and prolactin were in normal range. My 7 dpo progesterone was good.
His sperm county was 35mil, his morphology is about 10%, his viscosity is high, and forward motion and movement is low. We are supposed to repeat his semen analysis soon and will do so if this cycle is a bust.

Yeah... I'm not really sure what else to say. Or really even how this journey goes as this is a new struggle.

But Hi!
Amy 34.5 - Wife to Tim 36
Emma - born 06/02/2007 after 1 cycle TTC
Alexander - born 06/21/2009 after 1 cycle TTC
01/2012 - Loss after 5 cycles TTC
Jacob - born 11/19/2012 after 1 cycle TTC post MC
Lillian - born 08/22/2015 - SURPRISE pregnancy!
TTC #5 since Jan 2017
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Re: New Here

Postby mimimama » Fri Aug 25, 2017 8:45 am

I would like to wish you a positive outcome of yr ttc-ing
Me 31, DH 40. TTC 5 years. Unexplained infertility.
December 2015- IVF #1 BFN
May/June 2016- new doctor, IVF consultation in Gdansk Poland
October 2016- IVF #2 Invicta BFP!!!
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Re: New Here

Postby BeeCee33 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:43 am

Welcome to the boards! I'm also dealing with secondary infertility. I have a son who just turned two and have lost 2 pregnancies this year. It's such a hard place to be in when you know things worked before! I don't have any answers for you, but wish you luck moving forward. :)
Me (Becca): 31 DH:36

BFP Feb 20, 2017 :angel: mc @ 5 weeks

BFP June 2, 2017 :angel: mc @ 5 weeks

Henry James born 7/27/15

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Re: New Here

Postby Debbkinz » Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:40 am

Hi, good luck lovely! :)

I pushed for my oh to have a SA,and I feel awful now as just before Xmas we got a letter to go into he’s go for an appointment on 9jan!,he’s now again totally adamant he can’t have kids!,I told him that they go into loads of details and it’s not as easy as yes u can have kids crack on! Or no u can’t sorry!

I feel absolutely awful about it!,if things are. It so bad with him, then I’m off back to my drs, my periods are between 30-31! It’s hard work knowing when I ovulate and without sounding bad my sex drive is like nil! I’m just so tired with work etc at the min

Hope ur all ok xx
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