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Old 12-17-2010, 10:13 AM   #11
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Well I just went and got my labs done on Wednesday after work (4:30) the lady was insistant on taking my Glucose and Insulin levels even though I told her that I was not fasting and would have to come back for these tests! She said why get stuck twice and insisted that we could do it, since I did not eat in the last hour or so. What should I expect my levels to be at?

Also I did not take any of these until CD 10 .. should I have taken them before? My doctor did not tell me I had to go in at any specific time for the tests so I went when I was able to go.
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Old 12-20-2010, 03:29 PM   #12
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LH and FSH are typically done on CD3 to get a baseline. It depends on what they are looking for...just to see how your cycle is progressing?? Glucose and insulin are generally done fasting.
Me: 33 DH:34
DD born 4/05 (@ 27 wks), conceived w/Met and TI
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4 IUIs (gonal-f) BFN
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IVF #2 BFN (May 2011)
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Old 12-28-2010, 05:56 PM   #13
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used this today, thank u!!
age 27
DH's age 28 (great sperm, Thank God!)
TTC since 2/2010
Diagnosed 6/2010
Metformin 2000mg since 6/2010
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Clomid, IUI on 1/26, BFN!!!!
Gonal, lupron, decadron, estrodial, and baby asprin everyday
IVF cycle, transfer on 2/28 of one perfect 3 day embryo!!!
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Old 02-24-2011, 07:47 PM   #14
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WOW, when I was diagnosed, my fasting insulin was 94. Now it's 9. WOW.
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