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    *TTC Terms & Abbreviations*

    IC - Internet cheapie
    FMU - first morning urine
    TWW - Two week wait
    TTC - Trying to concieve
    FR = First Response
    BD = baby dance
    AF = auntie flo
    CM = cervical mucous (or, if you're like me, 'cervica fluid')
    EWCM = eggwhite cm
    OV - ovulating/ovulation
    DPO - days past ovulation
    IB - implantation bleed
    IC - internet cheapie (usually a pregnancy test)
    OPK - ovulation prediction kit
    CD8 - Cycle Day 8 (for example)
    POAS - Peeing on a stick (Pregnancy test not lolly LOL!)
    BFP - Big fat positive
    BFN - Big fat negative
    PT - pregnancy test
    2WW = The "2 week wait" before you can take a pregnancy test.
    LMP = Last Menstrual Period
    PG - Pregnant
    PMT = Pre-Menstrual Tension
    WTT = Waiting To Try
    CB - clear blue
    LP - luteal phase
    CBFM - clear blue fertility monitor
    HPT - home pregnancy test
    FX - fingers crossed
    DH - Darling/Dear Husband
    OH - Other Half
    FF - Fertility Friend (A website for charting when TTC)

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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    IC - Internet cheapie
    FMU - first morning urine
    TWW - Two week wait
    TTC - Trying to concieve
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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    Thank you xxx

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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    fr = First Response
    bd = baby dance
    af = auntie flo
    cm = cervical mucous (or, if you're like me, 'cervica fluid')
    ewcm = eggwhite cm

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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    Hello

    cm - cervical mucus
    ewcm - egg white cervical mucus
    ov - ovulating/ovulation
    See my chart here!
    http://www.fertilityfriend.com/home/2ac447

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    http://www.mooncup.co.uk/wc.php?u=2413

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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    Thanks for this thread Dannii!

    They've been confusing me as well




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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    CD8 - Cycle Day 8 (for example)
    POAS - Peeing on a stick (Pregnancy test not lolly LOL!)
    BFP - Big fat positive
    BFN - Big fat negative
    PT - pregnancy test
    Mum to three, and I love it!!!..Lochlin (15)..Katiya Lee (2) & Anya Mauren (1)
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    Re: Help With TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!

    Thanks all!

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    hpt - home pregnancy test
    fx - fingers crossed

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    Re: *TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!*

    I thought there already was a list of these terms?

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    Re: *TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!*

    Claire I think there was in the Tech section, but I think it's better having it in here. I found it hard having to to keep a seperate window open trying to find the corresponding abreviation..I'm just lazy though!




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    Re: *TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!*

    CB clear blue
    LP luteal phase
    CBFM clear blue fertility monitor

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    Re: *TTC Terms, Sperms & Yolks Folks!*

    Thank you!

    Updated to here x

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    whats OH or DH that some people put in posts?

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    and what is FF?

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