I suspect there are going to be trans women who are going to want to have a uterus and will likely get the transplant Dr Richard Paulson, American Society for Reproductive Medicine British experts have warned, however, that initiating a pregnancy in a transgender woman may be unethical as it would safer for the child to be born via a surrogate mother. They said that if womb transplantation for natural women becomes freely available on the NHS, hospitals may also have to offer it to transgender women due to equalities legislation. Transplanting a womb is a complicated, lengthy procedure and only a small number of women have undergone the procedure so far. However, expertise is being developed at increasing numbers of centres. Dr Paulson said there was no anatomical reason why a womb could not successfully be implanted into a transgender woman.
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Breast tenderness is common during the first trimester, and is more common in women who are pregnant at a young age. Sometimes, timing may also use the fertilization age which is the age of the embryo. Start of gestational age According to American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists , the main methods to calculate gestational age are:
Traditionally, it is all about the fertile window, the five or six magical days in which pregnancy can occur. Ovulation, which typically happens around the 14th day of a cycle, releases a mature egg into the fallopian tube — but the egg only lasts for 24 hours. Sperm, which survive for five days, should ideally be supplied as often as possible during this fertile window. You can monitor this window by watching the calendar, checking the cervical mucus to see if it looks like runny egg whites, and investing in an ovulation predictor kit.