Age 24 – PCOS

Age 24 – PCOS

Age 24 – PCOS This is the cervix of a 24 year old woman, who gave birth vaginally six years ago. She is currently trying to conceive and has been for 19 months. She has Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS, and a relatively regular 34 day cycle. She is not...
Age 25 – Day 11

Age 25 – Day 11

Age 25 – Day 11 This is the cervix of a woman who is 25 years old and has never had children. At age 14, she had an ovarian tumor removed and was prescribed a birth control pill to prevent further ovarian cysts/growths. She was on the birth control pill for 11...
PCOS – Day 14

PCOS – Day 14

PCOS – Day 14 This woman has polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). PCOS is a hormonal imbalance in women whose causes are not fully understood. PCOS affects 5-10% of women in their reproductive years in the United States, though it is estimated that 50% of cases...
Age 21 – Day 14

Age 21 – Day 14

Age 21 – Day 14 This is the cervix of a 21 year old woman. She has irregular length cycles and often only bleeds for a few days when she has her period. She has been treated for Chlamydia in the past and uses a diaphragm for birth control. She took this photo...
Age 37 – Day 8

Age 37 – Day 8

Age 37 – Day 8 This is the cervix of a 37 year old woman who has had 4 children vaginally. She is currently trying to conceive her 5th.   Age 37 – Day 8Os is wider due to previous vaginal births; some white cervical...