basal temperature


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  • noun

Synonyms for basal temperature

body temperature in the morning before rising or moving about or eating anything

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Gambee believes that the diagnosis of hypothyroidism is a clinical diagnosis made by understanding the patient history, examining the patient, assessing basal temperature, measuring thyroid functioning, and treating the patient with thyroid USP supplement.
Q: If my basal temperature chart looks normal, will I get pregnant?
It is noteworthy that for moments when the temperature at the time of collection was higher than the maximum basal temperature (38[degrees]C), the temperature value to be considered must be TB itself, since no vegetative development occurs above of the limiting temperature.
Keeping track of the woman's basal temperature is one way for a couple to determine if and when ovulation is taking place.
DuoFertility is an extremely precise sensor for the measurement of a woman's body basal temperature (BBT).
It is anticipated that many of the women currently using urine strips and basal temperature methods to determine their ovulation date would find the PSC Fertility Monitor appealing based on its ability to provide increased advance notice (4 days), ease of use, and non invasive approach.
But the basal temperature chart cannot predict the 1 or 2 days preceding ovulation, which are the most fertile days of the cycle.
Aileen Trant, explains how to use Basal Temperature Charts, Ovulation Predictor Tests and home pregnancy tests in a detailed booklet and instructional DVD, also included.
Starr points out that the basal temperature test for hypothyroidism is "not infallible"--for example, someone might be hypothyroid but have a near-normal basal temperature, suggesting that the higher-than-expected temperature readings may be due to chronic inflammation in the lungs or elsewhere.
Measurements performed at 3 months, showed the supplement group (N=15) with a significant increase in the average number of days in cycle with basal temperatures over 37C (98F) during luteal phase (6.
After three months, the supplement group had an increased progesterone level and a significant increase in the average number of days in their menstrual cycle in which they had basal temperatures above 37 degrees Celsius, which indicates better ovulation, Westphal said.
08); also a significant increase in the average number of days in cycle with basal temperatures over 37C (98F) during luteal phase (6.