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Ok, so I know HPT and TTC, but when a lot of these DPO and others, I can't follow! Can I get a cheat sheet for some of these ABREVES???? I KNOW I am not the only one who says to themselves,,,, WHAT? I sometimes can't even follow! Thanks

 
Scimecamommy

Asked by Scimecamommy at 5:18 PM on Jan. 2, 2009 in Trying to Conceive

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  • 2WW
    Two week wait (before testing, not always 2 weeks)

    AF
    Aunt Flo, your period.

    BD
    Baby Dance. Have intercourse for conception purposes.

    BFN
    Big Fat Negative (pregnancy test)

    BFP
    Big Fat Positive (pregnancy test)

    CD
    Cycle Day

    CL
    Coverline

    CM
    Cervical mucous, also known as cervical fluid. It is fluid produced by your cervix as you approach ovulation due to increased estrogen.

    CP
    Cervical Position

    DH, DD, DS
    Dear Husband, Dear Daughter, Dear Son

    DPO
    Days Past Ovulation

    EDD
    Estimated Due Date

    EWCM
    Eggwhite cervical mucous. See Eggwhite cervical fluid.

    FSH
    Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    GnRH
    Gonadotropin-releasing hormone

    HPT
    Home pregnancy tes
    lisab7982

    Answer by lisab7982 at 5:59 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • i just posted about this also....i have nooooo clue. lol
    etiheidas

    Answer by etiheidas at 5:22 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • BFP/N~big fat positive/negative
    DPO~I believe its date of possible ovulation but am not 100%
    EDD~estimated due date

    BonesDragonDew

    Answer by BonesDragonDew at 5:23 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • bfn big fat negative
    bfp big fat positive
    dpo days past ovulation
    dh dear husband
    so significant other
    af aut flo (period)
    dd dear daughter
    ds dear son
    so there are a couple hope that helps
    zimmtobe

    Answer by zimmtobe at 5:28 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • DPO~ actually means days past ovulation
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:28 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • IUI
    Intra-uterine insemination

    IVF
    In-vitro fertilization

    LH
    Luteinizing Hormone

    LMP
    Last menstrual period. The first day of your last period.

    LOL
    Laughing out loud

    LP
    Luteal Phase

    LPD
    Luteal Phase Defect

    M/C
    Miscarriage

    O
    Ovulation

    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.

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    lisab7982

    Answer by lisab7982 at 5:59 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

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