Tuesday, December 20, 2005
Monday, December 12, 2005
Movie Time 2: Pomegranates
During an interview, I explained that my ovaries feel kind of like pomegranates right before a retrieval. They feel that big, and they feel that full of juicy little pouches. Below are a couple cool clips of using pomegranates to represent my big ovaries:
Without Medical Diagram Overlay
With Medical Diagram Overlay
Saturday, December 10, 2005
It's Movie Time: Sonogram
Cat Ashworth, creator of the documentary Beating the Biological Clock sent me some clips from her film. This month, I'll be sharing some of those with you. Movies are in Quicktime format.
To start, here is a clip of my last sonogram before the retrieval. Check out all those giant follicles! What they are doing here is measuring the dimensions of each follicle. Once they are big enough, the retrieval comes.