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    Default TMI Alert- heavy periods issues, impacting fertility?

    I was placed on the pill when I was 15 due to heavy periods. In 2006 I came off the pill to have my first child.

    Since DS (took several years to fall PG), clomid for DD, I still continue to have irregular and heavy periods from time to time. TMI- when I do get my period, I usually get large clots (about the size of a golf ball) every time I go to the toilet.


    My previous doctor and gyno who placed me on the pill/ clomid dismissed my concern for PCOS or endo as I have fallen pregnant.




    Should I go see a different specialist who will investigate these issues further understanding that I am trying to fall pregnant again?

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    If you're not happy with your current health provider seek a 2nd or 3rd opinion

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    I think you need to get a second opinion. I have pcos and I have fallen pregnant a number of times (mostly naturally, once with assistance) so to say that is just wrong.

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    I would get a second opinion, Drs really shouldn't be dismissing your concerns especially since you are TTC. Definitely get another opinion if you aren't happy. Good luck!

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    It’s just so fricking annoying not knowing what the hell is wrong with me.

    Thank you for the advice, it is appreciated. I might do some research so I’m well informed of what questions to ask, so I’m not brushed off.


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    Find a specialist who knows more about endometriosis and get a second opinion. I fell pregnant naturally and also have endo. I think there's a website called ECCA (endometriosis care centre Australia) and that has a list of specialists in Australia.

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