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Anon_235460 posted:
Here are some of the acronyms used

TTC-trying to conceive
BFN-big fat negative
BFP-big fat positive
DDO-days past ovulation
BCP-birth control pills
LMP-late period
AF-aunt flow (period)
BBT- basal body temperature
TWW- two week wait (the time after ovulation until AF)
2WW-another acronym for two week wait
DH-dear husband
OPK-ovulation prediction kit
DS-dear son
DD-dear daughter
BD-Baby Dance (Intercourse)
DTD- Do the Deed (Intercourse)
O-Ovulation/Ovulate
PG-Pregnant
BC-Birth control
HPT-home Pregnancy test
LP-Luteal Phase
LH-is the hormone the OPK test for
HCG-is the hormone HPT test for
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Anon_235460 responded:
Beta-Blood Test for Pregnancy
CB-Cycle Buddy--someone on the same cycle as you
CM- Cervical Mucous
DC- Dear Child or Dear Children
DF- Dear/Darn Fiance'
DP- "Dancing" Partner; spouse or significant other
DPO- Days Past Ovulation
ECP- Evil Crotch Pain
EDC- Estimated Date of Confinement (an old fashioned way of saying "Due Date")
EDD- Estimated Date of Delivery (Due Date)
EWCM- Egg-White Cervical Mucous
ET- Egg Transfer
FD- Fun Dancing (having sex for recreation and not because you're ovulating)
FMU- First Morning Urine (the urine best for HPTs)
HSG- Hysterosalpingogram (checking to see if your tubes are clear)
ICSI- Intra-Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (microfertilization)
IVF- In Vitro Fertilization
IUI- Intra-Uterine Insemination (a ride for the semen closer to your egg)
LMP- Last Menstrual Period
PCOS (POS)- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
PG- Pregnant
POAS- Pee On A Stick (check for pregnancy)
RE- Reproductive Endocrinologist, a doctor who is a fertility expert
SA- Semen Analysis
 
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healthwellness22 replied to Anon_235460's response:
What does AF stand for? Based on the context it is used, I can tell it's referring to your period.
 
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healthwellness22 replied to healthwellness22's response:
ahh ... got it, just saw it posted "Aunt Flow"


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