How is female infertility diagnosed?

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If you have tried to have a baby for a year or more, but have not obtained the desired results, you should seek help from a professional doctor who helps perform evaluations and fertility treatments.

Female infertility can be caused by various problems, whether physical, hormonal, environmental or by a bad lifestyle.

To diagnose female infertility, a complete physical examination should be performed, in addition to a clinical history of risk factors that may contribute to infertility.

The clinical history begins from the menstrual cycle, sexually transmitted diseases or common, surgeries and any medication that is being taken.

Tests and exams to diagnose female infertility

  • Examination of urine or blood. It involves checking your infections or hormonal problems, including the function of the thyroid.
  • Pelvic exam and breast exam. They are examined to check that there are no problems.
  • Sample of cervical mucus and tissue. This helps determine if ovulation is occurring.
  • Laparoscopy. To visualize the state of the organs and look for any obstruction, the laparoscope is inserted into the abdomen.
  • Ultrasound It is used to examine the uterus and ovaries, it can be done abdominally or vaginally.
  • Ovulation tracking. Assessing the fertility status will help the professional doctor to have a better knowledge.

The tests and examinations that are carried out should verify that the ovaries, the uterus and the vagina are normal, in addition to having a control of the hormonal levels. The first results may require more tests, the important thing is to ensure that the fallopian tubes are not blocked.

*You should also take into account the medical history of your partner, and make an evaluation to your partner, you can perform a semen analysis.

Recommendations to reduce female infertility

  • Adopt good practices for personal hygiene and health.
  • Take preventive measures for sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Perform annual exams with the gynecologist from being sexually active.
  • Avoid using drugs and excess alcohol.

If you suspect having infertility consult a professional doctor, with your guidance you can perform the tests or exams necessary to determine the type of infertility problem you suffer and treat it properly.

When a timely diagnosis is made, the chances of the proper treatment working are increased

In Advanced Fertility Center Cancun you can find the cause of your infertility to assist you with the best treatments of reproduction and assisted fertility.

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