Luteal phase defect

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What is luteal phase defect?

Luteal phase defect (LPD) is a when the uterine lining is not prepared for pregnancy. This can keep a fertilized egg from implanting or result in miscarriage.

Common symptoms reported by people with luteal phase defect

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with luteal phase defect

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Prometrium)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
luteal phase defect (1)

Data from patients with luteal phase defect, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with luteal phase defect

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Prometrium)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
luteal phase defect (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with luteal phase defect, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has luteal phase defect on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 2
40s 2
50s 0
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 5

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from luteal phase defect patients who have completed their condition history
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