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A 44-year-old member asked:

What common conditions can cause female infertility?

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Dr. Serena Chen
Reproductive endocrinology and infertility 34 years experience
Age, Obesity: There can be multiple causes for female infertility. Two of the most common in the usa today are age and obesity. Other common causes are pcos, endometriosis, tubal disease, diminished ovarian reserve and uterine factors such as fibroids. At age 44 more women are infertile than fertile. Talk with your doctor today about your fertility.
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine 41 years experience
Many: There are multiple causes for female infertility. Among the most common are abnormal ovulation, blocked fallopian tubes usually from scar tissue, endometriosis related infertility, abnormal uterine shapes, and also recurrent pregnancy loss.

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What are common causes of infertility in both genders?

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Dr. Bryan Treacy
Gynecology 36 years experience
Several: Male factors include testicular injury, infection, congenital anomalies, mumps, torsion. Women can present with chromosomal anomalies, tubal factor from infection or prior surgery, polycystic ovary, endometriosis, ovarian dysfunction, unexplained infertility & lack of sexual frequency.

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