@SoReady oh I forgot to ask my FS when I should get off pessaries. When did you stop pessaries? Natural cycle feels long as it's a lot of waiting. Do you have a scan to check lining?
I stayed on the pessaries until about 10 1/2 weeks pregnant. I had already seen my OB at 9 weeks and had extra bloods and scans with her. She said I could stop at 9 but since I only had a weeks worth left she said to keep going til they were used. I then did the harmony test as we went overseas from 11 to 16 weeks pregnant and missed the 12 week scans. The harmony test is more accurate anyway and we found out the gender with the results at 11 weeks
Oh and yes I will have a lining scan once they see ovulation is happening
No I just did the harmony (nipt) test. We could have gone further but it gets expensive and my OB thought the highest risk was in what the harmony test would pick up since our cycle we used ICSI. When will you start seeing your OB? Who are you going to use (you're in Melbourne right?)? Do you know which hospital you want?
@SoReady I saw my ob yesterday. Yeah I'm in Melb. I have always known which ob and which hospital for the last 2 years lol. Was just waiting to be pregnant. I think we are going to do the normal 12 week blood test not harmony and will do the genetic carrier screening. All these tests can add up very quickly and still so many tests to do in addition to the management fee. My ob isn't the cheapest either.
Yep, it's an expensive process. Which hospital have you chosen?
I'm going to cabrini. It's south east melb
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