Ovulation may be confirmed by a number of tests:
Mid-luteal cycle progesterone - see menu item.
Basal body temperature - see menu item.
Examination of mid-cycle cervical mucus - see menu item.
Endometrial biopsy - histological examination of a premenstrual endometrial biopsy will show secretory changes if ovulation has occurred. This procedure is usually combined with laparoscopic examination.
Last reviewed 01/2018