Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Not what I wanted to hear, but not as bad as I thought.

My husband and I went to go see my OB/GYN today, and after reviewing all of my information, she informed that she believes that it is in my best interest to see a fertility specialist. She said it was very promising that I was even able to get pregnant in the first place, but I am going to need some help to get to the end result I want...a healthy, full term pregnancy. I was referred to an RE through the Central New York Fertility Center based out of Syracuse. He is supposed to be one of the State's leading fertility doctors so I am very lucky that I got in to see him. My OB/GYN explained to me that several options will be given to me including Clomid/Progesterone therapy, hormone therapy with IUI, and hormone therapy with IVF. Tomorrow I have to go get a series of 5 blood panels done and an ultrasound in a couple of weeks in preparation for the appointment which is on Feb. 18th. I am a bit discouraged that it is such a long wait, but from what I have heard, I am actually getting in pretty quickly. I am not looking forward to getting poked and prodded, but it will all be worth it in the end. Hoping for lots of magical baby dust!!

1 comment:

  1. Praying for baby dust!! And from what I've heard also, 4 weeks really isn't too long to wait to get into such a great doctor. I'm sure you'll be able to find ways to keep yourself busy til then ;)