I'm so worried

To cut a very long story short, I've been trying to conceive for a while and I'm now on cd 61. I've had no cramps no sign of my period but also no sign of pregnancy. After being at the hospital for a long 5 hours yesterday I still have no answers. Tests are still negative and they've told me to wait another week and test again.

Anyone been through anything similar? X

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  • Hi kel_X, yes, you aren't alone. I assume you are not undergoing treatment but are referring to a natural cycle? 2 years ago, my 30 day cycle jumped to 58 days with multiple negative pregnancy tests. I was so confused. I obviously don't know your particular circumstances, but it could be that your body geared up to ovulate at the usual time, but for a particular reason, it did not. This would lead to a delayed ovulation which is actually more common than people think. Your luteal phase is always the same, but your ovulation date may differ and this delay may be brought on by anything or nothing...stress, new medication, over exercising, diet etc.

    It may be (I obviously can't say for sure) that your body has ovulated a lot later than you expected it to, which would then consequently make your period later. Another potential option is that you did not ovulate at all and your body may be preparing itself for your next cycle.

    You were very sensible going to seek a medical opinion and hopefully your period arrives soon. Although it is massively frustrating, it does sometimes happen, so hang in there and I hope you feel happier asap xx

  • Hi kel_X Not too sure what is going n here. Are you down regulating, or just waiting for a normal period. If you can let us know where you are with what you are doing, maybe we can discuss it. Hope all soon returns to normal whatever you are doing. Diane

  • I'm hoping for a pregnancy but if not yes just a normal period

  • Hi Kel_X Thanks for explaining. I must admit that by now, something positive should have shown up pregnancy wise, either with test strips or blood test to check beta hCG levels. If not, then maybe you need something to "kick start" your period back into normal rhythm again?? Hope all is soon resolved one way or another. Diane

  • I was hoping that the hospital would give me a blood test but they told me to wait another week and test again. When I go back I'm going to ask for a blood test again. I just want to have a clearer image of what's going on.. thanks Diane

  • Hi I hope you get a definite answer soon. Thinking of you. Diane

  • Hi kel_X.Still wondering how you're doing. Have been off for a few days, just back this morning. Hope you've got an answer by now. Thinking of you. Diane

  • Hiya Diane, thanks for your concern. Unfortunately I am still in the same situation. My doctors are terrible and my appointment isn't until the 9th May

  • Hi kel_X. Oh dear, so sorry to hear this. I would have thought someone would have shown some concern. Do let me know how it goes if you can. Diane

  • Thank you for your support. It's more than others have shown.

  • Hi kel_X. My pleasure. I am here if you need me, or you can "private message" me if you prefer. Diane

  • I am very new to this, how do I private message?

  • Hi kel_X. I think you just click on my name then click on message - I think! You may have to click n my profile then send a message. Good luck! Diane

  • Hi. Back again!. If those instructions don't work, you can always email me in confidence to support@fertilitynetworkuk.org only I can access my emails. Diane

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