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Help! Low AMH Any Success Stories????

I am 41 years old and recently had surgery for severe endometriosis. They didn't remove any organs. My LH is 3.6 and FSH is 7.3 but my AMH is .16. Can I still conceive naturally? Also will clomid help me conceive?

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I don't know if it's a success story, but I just went through IVF at 42. My AMH is slightly higher than yours and they retrieved four eggs and fertilized three and now I'm in the 2ww.

I'm not a doctor, but your FSH seems OK and your AMH is low, but that doesn't mean as much as the doctors think. It's just your egg quantity is lower than a 25-year-old's -- which is something you knew already. Egg quality is a different thing altogether and they won't know until they look at your eggs or fertilize them. I will be honest with you and say that you will probably need some kind of ART, not because you can't get pregnant on your own, but you'll be wanting to speed it along. It may take three years to get pregnant on your own, or you might be able to get pregnant in a year with an IUI.

Personally, I think Clomid isn't very good. If you get pregnant on Clomid, you will probably get pregnant on your own, as my doctor told me. The success rates are pretty low even for those in their 20s and 30s. If I knew two years ago what I knew now, I would have pushed for injectibles (fertility drugs) and IUI. The IUI isn't great or "natural" but you don't know if it's the IUI or you and your partner, since you are supposed to keep trying afterwards anyway.