Ovulation: how to calculate the best time for conception
If a woman wants to become pregnant, to know what ovulation is and what its symptoms are, it is necessary, because on this day the probability of conceiving a child is the highest.
Ovulation (from Latin ovulla mdash; testicle) one of the stages of the menstrual cycle, when the mature follicle bursts and an ovum leaves the ovary into the abdominal cavity. From the abdominal cavity the egg enters the fallopian tubes, where its fertilization takes place. Biological the meaning of ovulation liberation of the ovule from the follicle for its further fertilization.
After the onset of ovulation, a mature egg within a day will wait for his fertilization, and if this does not happen, she dies in the fallopian tube and comes out with menstrual flow. Knowing about this fact, many troubles about the fact that the pregnancy does not occur, you can avoid, it is only necessary to make the necessary efforts on the “love front”; on a certain day and everything will turn out.
The first ovulation in the female body occurs simultaneously with the arrival of the first critical days, and the process of egg allocation with the advent of menopause stops, when the ovaries completely stop working.
The test for the crystallization of saliva
In its composition, saliva is similar to mucus in the cervix and undergoes the same changes during the menstrual cycle - during the ovulation in it, under the influence of female sex hormones, the level of salts rises.
Today, such a test can be done independently by buying A special device similar in shape and size to a lipstick with a microscope. If ovulation has not yet occurred, the picture of saliva will be blurred, and on positive days you can see a microscopic image with a structure that looks like fir-trees or fern leaves. Immediately on the day of ovulation, the picture becomes clearer and accurately diagnoses ovulation, after ovulation for three days, the picture loses clarity.
The test gives a guarantee of 97-99%, but for this it is necessary to comply with a number of conditions: quit smoking, carry out a measurement before the morning brushing of teeth, do not eat or drink, eliminate inflammation in the mouth and in the throat.
You can also determine the onset of ovulation with the help of several ultrasound procedures. At the end of menstruation, as a rule, on the 7th day after its beginning, the gynecologist conducts ultrasound using a vaginal sensor. Observation is conducted over the degree of follicle formation, and in case of appearance of a dominant, larger in size in comparison with others, one can speak about the existing ovulation. When the follicle reaches a size of 18-20 mm. ovulation will begin, after which the follicle disappears, and in its place a yellow body is formed.