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    Default Egg Donation in South Africa #10

    @Sylvian, I have elevated NK cells and it was determined by an endometrial biopsy at around day 20 of my cycle. This is somewhat like a Pap smear but unfortunately a bit more painful. Quick though. My FS did the test after my first failed IVF, along with many others (14 vials of blood were taken!). It's not one of the tests that CFC requests and most FS's here wouldn't do it either. There's a select few as far as I can tell really. Not sure what state you're in but someone might be able to advise.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GirlFromSydney View Post
    Girls, do not rule out unproven donors and smokers if they look like who you would like to donate to you. We went ahead with unproven 25 yo smoker and got twin girls from the first cycle in Cape Town. Twins are happy and healthy 7 month old now))
    I have to second that. I went with a 23 year old smoker as she ticked all the other boxes for me and we are now pregnant with twins on our first go. I must admit I was hesitant but it sounds weird I just felt like I had to "give her a go". Everyone needs to start somewhere and I thought it may as well be me!

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    Arrived safely in CT, picked up car and were met at our apartment to be given keys etc. Free wifi as well! One bed, full kitchen, washer/dryer ... $81/nt.

    First appt at 3pm tomorrow with Dr H.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sunnygirl04 View Post
    Arrived safely in CT, picked up car and were met at our apartment to be given keys etc. Free wifi as well! One bed, full kitchen, washer/dryer ... $81/nt.

    First appt at 3pm tomorrow with Dr H.
    Wow @Sunnygirl04 what a bargain !

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    @Kay2015 when are you on your way back?
    Sunnygirl hope you're recovering from the flight Wazbub how are you going?

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    @emski72 when are you leaving ? It must be real soon...

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    On the 5th... I'm almost through a 2 week stint of DH being in Amsterdam... looking after 2 Kelpies, a teething baby and 2 cats, it's has been exhausting! Will think about packing when he's back.

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    Teething bubba's are hard exhausting work @emski72! I really feel for you hun and of course E too!! Gosh you're so close now to flying out aren't you. As I'm sure you've heard every-one say, Singapore Airlines are great with littlies. And E is such a great age for a long haul flight.
    Ladies, did you all use ICSI with either your partner or donor sperm?

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    Question re the time difference. Say transfer is in Cape Town Friday at noon, exactly 5 days before that would be 8pm Sunday night in QLD with the 8 hour time difference. They just say to take the gestone on the 20th and transfer will be the 25th. I always thought it had to be EXACTLY 5 days before transfer that you need to start the progesterone ?? Or does the 8 hour difference not matter too much.. ?

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