A 52-year-old female asked about a 45-year-old female:
Are there concerns about covid-19 and fertility? i had a moderate case of covid and am now reading it can affect female fertility. how can female reproduction be affected and could having had covid affect my ability to get pregnant one day?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
There is no scientific evidence linking past Covid infection to infertility or miscarriage. Unfortunately, there is a lot of online misinformation circulating by unscrupulous people. Covid infection during pregnancy can increase the rate of preterm labor and severe disease. Get vaccinated as soon as possible. Good luck on your future pregnancy.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Reviewed Jun 19, 2021
Last updated Jun 19, 2021
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.