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Adenomyosis and failed IVF cycle
Anon_168275 posted:
I am hoping that someone on this site can give me some advice or insight into a huge problem I am having with my current RE. I am 43, and have secondary infertility. My husband and I were advised that the only way we could have a child was through IVF with a donor egg. We did a lot of research and found our current RE who has great stats regarding successful DE IVF cycles.I had a prior tubal ligation so using my infertility benefits was not allowed by my insurance provider,so we paid for the $35k cycle on our own.I have had a Dx of adenomyosis since 2001, confirmed by 2 D&C's, which I had due to heavy periods.I informed my RE during our initial evalution about this diagnosis. There were no concerns expressed by any of the RE's in the group.I went on to have a perfect cycle. All of my hormonal levels, ultrasounds, practice transfer and hysterocopy were perfect.We transferred 2 5day blastocyts that were of the best quality. I got a negative beta last week. We had a consult yesterday with our RE who all but blamed my adenomyosis on the negative outcome. Now they want me to go for a MRI and start depot-lupron IM monthly x3 months. Why now?? Why didn't I have this work-up before my cycle was initiated? I didn't know that an MRI is the only way to diagnose this problem short of a hysterectomy.I asked them why they didn't order a MRI before taking my cycle fee and starting the cycle. I was told that everything looked prime for a positive outcome so there was no need to.I am so upset and so mad that there is a huge possibility that I can't have a successful pregnancy with this diagnosis, yet they went ahead and did a cycle without trying to determine the severity of my condition.Sorry for this long rant but aside from being broken-hearted about the - result, I am fuming. Do I have a right to be this upset? We have 3 perfect embryos frozen also. I'm not sure if there's even a chance that I can use them now. Thanks to all that took the time to read this and I appreciate any thoughts on this matter.

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