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PCOS And OPK's

Hi Ladies! I have a question if you don't mind.
Which are more reliable Temperatures or OPK's? The only reason I ask is I've been using OPK's for the last two months and I haven't received a positive result at all, this month to change things up a little I decided to start reusing Fertility Friend and OPK's to see if I could actually see a difference.. OPK's are negative but after inputting my temperatures religiously everyday in to FF and Med help it's indicated that I have ovulated. Which do I believe? It's starting to drive me mad that their both giving me different results. Does the temperature rise definitely confirm ovulation?
Thank you in advance
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Hi,
Rise in temperature does indicate ovulation. This can be correlated with other signs like ovulation pain at mid-cycle or changes in cervical mucus. The cervical mucus at the time of ovulation becomes sticky and can be pulled into a thread. The most accurate is ultrasonographic monitoring of ovulation. Consult your Doctor for difficulty in conceiving, as there may be other factors involved.
Hope this helps. Take care and good luck.
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Thank you for taking the time to reply.
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