ABBREVIATIONS FOR MY TTC WORLD!!! DONT BE LOST & CONFUSED LIKE I WAS LOL
2WW: Two week wait (before testing, not always 2 weeks)
AF: Aunt Flo, your period.
BD: Baby Dance. Have intercourse for conception purposes or by extension any form of insemination.
BFP: Big Fat Positive (pregnancy test)
CD: Cycle Day
CH: Crosshairs- the lines drawn on the chart to indicate ovulation
CM: Cervical mucous, also known as cervical fluid. It is fluid produced by your cervix as you approach ovulation due to increased estrogen.
DPO: Days Past Ovulation
EDD: Estimated Due Date
EWCM: Eggwhite cervical mucous. See Eggwhite cervical fluid.
FSH: Follicle Stimulating Hormone
GnRH: Gonadotropin-releasing hormone
HcG: Hormone detected by pregnancy tests. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin.
IVI: Intra-vaginal insemination
ICI: Intra-cervical insemination
<a href="https://glowing.com/glow-fertility-program">IUI</a>: Intra-uterine insemination
<a href="https://glowing.com/glow-fertility-program">IVF</a>: In-vitro fertilization
LH: Luteinizing Hormone
LMP: Last menstrual period. The first day of your last period.
LOL: Laughing out loud
LPD: Luteal Phase Defect
OPK: Ovulation Prediction Kit. OPKs measure luteinizing hormone, the last hormone to peak before ovulation.
POAS: Pee on a stick
RE: Reproductive Endocrinologist- Fertility Specialist
TTC: Trying to conceive.