Causes Of Infertility In Women
Blocked uterine tubes. A tube can be blocked as a result of pelvic inflammatory disease, endometriosis, or surgery.
Gynecological conditions affecting the uterine cavity. These include chronic inflammation, intrauterine adhesions, uterine fibroids and polyps, or adenomyosis.
In some cases, the exact cause of infertility may remain unclear. But there are known risk factors for both male and female infertility.
Causes Of Infertility In Men
Low sperm motility. Sperms can be too slow to reach and fertilize an egg.
Abnormal sperm. Sperm cells can have defects that prevent them from fertilizing an egg.
What Can Lead To Infertility
• Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as gonorrhea and chlamydia
• Being underweight or overweight
• Smoking and drinking alcohol
• Chemotherapy and /or radiation therapy
• Exposure to certain chemicals
• Poor diet
• Chronic stress
the cause of infertility, if known
how long you’ve been trying to conceive
the overall health of both you and your partner
the personal preferences of you and your partner, following consultation about your treatment options