Age 36 – TTC

Age 36 – TTC

Age 36 – TTC This woman is 36 years old and trying to conceive (TTC) her first child. Her cycles are irregular and range from 13 – 33 days long, averaging 26-27 days.  She had an abnormal Pap smear 13 years ago, but a follow-up colposcopy revealed no...
Age 28 – Days 27 & 29

Age 28 – Days 27 & 29

Age 28 – Days 27 & 29 This is the cervix of a 28 year old woman, who gave birth three years ago. She had an IUI (intrauterine insemination) on her ovulation day – Day 19 for this cycle. These photos were taken on cycle days 27 and 28, 8 and 9 days...
Age 26 – Trichomoniasis

Age 26 – Trichomoniasis

Age 26 – Trichomoniasis These are photos of a 26 year old woman’s cervix. She has birthed two children, one vaginally and one via Cesarean section. About six years before these photos, she had a blighted ovum (anembryonic pregnancy) and a D&E  procedure. She...
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...
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...