Age 22 – 15 Months Postpartum

Age 22 – 15 Months Postpartum

Age 22 – 15 Months Postpartum This is the cervix of a 22 year old woman who has had one vaginal birth 15 months ago and is currently breastfeeding her son. She had a LEEP to treat HPV about 6 years ago, but her pap smears have been normal since then. She is...
Age 27 – Partial Cycle

Age 27 – Partial Cycle

Age 27 – Partial Cycle This is the cervix of a 27 year old woman who gave birth vaginally six years ago.   She has been on and off hormonal contraceptives since age 16, prescribed both for birth control and for regulating cramps. She has most recently been on...
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...
Age 30 – Partial Cycle

Age 30 – Partial Cycle

Age 30 – Partial Cycle This woman is 30 years old and is trying to conceive her first child; these photographs were taken during her third cycle of trying.  She has never been pregnant, yet her os is a slightly ‘u’ (or ‘w’) shaped slit, which is a variation of...
Age 35 – Partial Cycle

Age 35 – Partial Cycle

Age 35 – Partial Cycle These are photos from a 35 year old woman who has had four vaginal births – the last child was born 11 years ago. The couple is trying to conceive a fifth child, so they took the photos because it helps them to determine when she is...