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is the woman-related disease endometriosis a cause for infertility ?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Endometriosis is definitely one cause of infertility in females.
Answered on Jun 26, 2013

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Yes: It can cause infertility. . Dont jump to conclusions. Treat the endometriosis then let's work and talk about pregnancy.
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