01 March 2009


Abbreviations WITH explanations lol!
(in alphabetical order)

2ww Two Week Wait before testing
AF Aunt Flo or menstruation
AH Assisted Hatching
BBT Basal Body Temperature
BD Baby Dance, Sex
BC or BCP Birth Control Pills
BETA Blood test for PG
BFN Big Fat Negative (Pregnancy Tests)
BFP Big Fat Positive (Pregnancy Test)
CB Cycle Buddy - friend w/same cycle day
CD Cycle Day
CL Corpus Luteum
CM Cervical Mucus
CP Cervical Position
DB Discussion Boards
DD Dear Daughter
DH Dear Husband
DPO Days Past Ovulation
DS Dear Son
DTD Doing The Dance, BD, sex
DUST Sprinkle PG Dust on TTCers
EC Embryo Cyro/Freezing
EDD Estimated Due Date
EPO Evening Primrose Oil
EWCM Egg-White Cervical Mucus
FF Fertility Friend (online charting software)
hCG Human Chorionic Gonadotropin - detected in HPTs
H&H Happy and Healthy
HPT Home Pregnancy Test
HSG Hysterosalpingogram - usually to test for blocked tubes.
ICSI Microfertilization
IF Infertility
IUI Intrauterine Insemination
IVF In Vitro Fertilization
LH Luteinizing Hormone - detected in OPKs
LP Luteal Phase, days between O & AF
O Ovulation
OPK Ovulation Predictor Kit
PG Pregnancy, pregnant
PNV Prenatal Vitamin
RE Reproductive Endocronolgist - "fertility doctor"
SA Semen Analysis
ROBI Robitussin or Guaifenesin Syrup (expectorant) used to thin CM
SO Significant Other
SOD Sex on Demand
TCOYF Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Weschler
TR Tubal Reversal
TTC Trying To Conceive
YI Yeast Infection


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