Help with trying to conceive

Patient

Q: I've decided it's time to have a baby. I had the mirena iud removed December 27th. Had sex right after and have consistently every other day since then. I had spotting a few days around January 8th. I bought ovulation test which I got positive results for 4 days and still getting dark lines a week from the first positive.

Questions:
Do iuds mess with fertility after removal?
Should I get my husbands sperm tested? If so where?
Does having essential thrombocythemia Change anything?

Doctor

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