Common causes of infertility

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Fertility problems can appear in men and women, it can be due to many causes; that’s why when a couple has difficulties to get pregnant, they must be done infertility tests for the both of them.

The infertility problem it is at 40% for men cases and other 40% it is in the women, and the last 20% for combined causes.

There are two types of infertility:

  • Primary, are the couples that can’t get pregnant after at least a year of trying.
  • Secondary, are the couples that have been able to get pregnant at least once, but they can´t have babies again.

There are many things that can lead to infertility and can affect people of any age and gender.

Common causes of infertility in women

  • Lack or ovulation problems.
  • Fallopian tubes blocked.
  • Inadequate uterus shape.

The causes of female infertility can be caused by autoimmune disorders, coagulation disorders, eating disorders, neoplasms, ovarian cysts, etc.

*It is recommended that women under 30 years old should try to become pregnant on their own for one year before taking the exams.

Common causes of infertility in men

  • Low sperm count.
  • Low sperm movility.
  • Absence of sperm in semen.

Causes of infertility in men, can be caused for congenital defects, cancer treatments, hormone imbalance, erectile disfunction, advanced age, etc.

This is diagnosed when a pregnancy has not been achieved or maintained after a year or more of trying and complete physical tests are performed on the couple and a clinical history is included.

About 16% of couples can not conceive after a year of trying.

Consulting with an assisted reproduction clinic can help detect what is the real cause of infertility and find the best treatment to achieve an adequate pregnancy.

*More than a half of the couples with problems, got pregnant after the treatment.

In Advanced Fertility Center Cancun we have a variety of treatments to attend to each couple who wants to have a baby.

Visit our section of treatments to get to know better each one.

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