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Wednesday, October 15th 2014, 1:25pm


Hey everyone, im new this this site but was just looking for some advice and general reassurance. Im scheduled to start ICSI in January and have no idea what to expect and also slightly terrified. Any advice would be greatly appreciated xx



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Wednesday, October 15th 2014, 2:46pm

Hi there, welcome to the site.

Icsi/ivf can seem really daunting when you start and it is an emotional rollercoaster but you will be just fine im sure.

There are many threads with lots of information so explore the site and there are lots of lovely ladies that will answer any questions you may have along the way.

Wishing you lots of luck for a succeful outcome when you start! X

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Wednesday, October 15th 2014, 5:53pm

Hi and welcome to :FZ:
You may want to start here:INFO: A ROUGH GUIDE TO IVF/ICSI



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Wednesday, October 15th 2014, 8:19pm

Hello and welcome xx

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Wednesday, October 15th 2014, 8:38pm

Hi and welcome

I hope you like it on here, we have very friendly and supportive members that are sure to make your TTC journey that little bit easier, I hope you feel right at home with us all soon.

Here are some links that you may find useful.

There is an abbreviations section HERE so you know what we're all going on about.

There is an IVF/ICSI section HERE with a FAQ section HERE where you will find a great introduction to IVF/ICSI.

There is a male factor section HERE there is loads of information here, plus there are others there that know what you're going through.

There is a Male Factor FAQ section HERE which give loads of information about male fertility, tests and helpful tips too.

There is a thread, Life in the lab – for all your sperm questions HERE where you can ask for advice.

There is a cycle buddies section HERE so you can get to know others having TX at the same time as you.

There is a 2WW section HERE and a 2WW CHAT thread HERE so you can compare every twinge and symptom with everyone else.

There is a clinic feedback & chat section HERE so you can look up your clinic and ask others any questions about it.

There is a ** GETTING STARTED - FZ FACTS, TIPS & HELP ** thread HERE this contains everything you need to know about getting started on FZ. We would appreciate it too if you could take a quick look over our brief terms of the site HERE so you can familiarise yourself with the one or two small rules we have, which help to keep FZ the safe and friendly site it is!

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Sunday, October 19th 2014, 9:37pm

Thank u for your replies, i have read through the Icsi guide and its been extremely helpful xx

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