Very nice nurse, all said with a smile, not being mean at all...
"Do you have a full bladder?"
"Um, I think so."
"Hesitation... that means no!"
"Well, it feels full to ME."
"We'll see soon enough if you're telling the truth."
Has anyone had a mock transfer that hurt like a sonofabitch? I didn't think the transfer was going to be uncomfortable. Am I delusional? My RE touched the top of my ute with the catheter (ok, I'll be honest, he was actually using JAGGED STICKS!) and he said that's what the cramping was and that he wouldn't do it at transfer, he was just measuring how far it was to the top of the uterus. But I was feeling some "discomfort" before that. I've had a similar feeling with the IUIs, so I assume it's just me and the catheter not getting along.
So I guess it wasn't that bad. Maybe. I don't know now. I thought my biggest worry was going to be if my bladder was full enough and then not peeing all over the doctor's hand. Do they cancel your cycle if you pee on them?
Then they flushed the uterus with a saline solution and looked at my barrenness.
"It looks good. Good shape, and nice and clear."
"It should be. I don't routinely store things in there or anything."
Perhaps I just don't LIKE how it feels when we