How Does a Luteal Phase Defect Affect Fertility?
What Are the Symptoms?
What Are the Causes?
How Is a Luteal Phase Defect Diagnosed?
Progesterone: This hormone surges after ovulation and supports the endometrium.
Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH): This hormone stimulates ovarian follicle growth and is released by the pituitary gland.
Luteinizing Hormone (LH): This hormone triggers ovulation.
What Is Treatment Like?
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG), which stimulates progesterone production
Clomiphene citrate, which stimulates production of FSH and LH and triggers ovulation