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Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Fertility (Definition)

Fertility refers to the ability of a woman to conceive a child, or to the ability of a man to ...Read more


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What are the disadvantages to taking fertility medicaitions?

What are the disadvantages to taking fertility medicaitions?

Multiples, Costs: Every medication has benefits and risks. You question the risks: costs are variable from a few hundred to few thousand; multiple births vary but perhaps biggest concern; hyperstimulation syndrome and usual miscellaneous and allergies. Don't forget the benefit of getting pregnant. Modern infertility care depends heavily on medication. Meds safe is used properly and prudently. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Increase male fertility?

Increase male fertility?

See urologist: Management of "male infertility" depends on the nature and etiology of male infertility. For example, mildly decreased sperm count or severe (no sperm). There are several causes for having a low sperm count. Best to seek a urological evaluation to possibly determine the cause of an abnormal semen analysis. The etiology will determine the best option to correct the problem, if possible. ...Read more

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Will ufe affect fertility?

Will ufe affect fertility?

Yes: Both your fibroids and ufe can affect fertility. Talk to your dr! ...Read more

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When to take fertility test?

When to take fertility test?

Infertile after 12 m: You are not considered infertile until you have tried conceiving for 12 consecutive months. Using an ovulation app should help you pinpoint your most fertile days. ...Read more

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How is male fertility tested?

How is male fertility tested?

Semen Analysis: Best test is a semen analysis. Avoid ejaculation for a few days before the test so it is an accurate reflection of the sperm count. ...Read more

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Can Anise increase fertility?

Can Anise increase fertility?

No: It has no proven treatment affect on fertility whatsoever, I recommend avoiding it. Good wishes. ...Read more

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Does stress affect fertility?

Does stress affect fertility?

Yes, but....: There is still no scientific evidence to support what doctors see clinically in their offices. Women seem to conceive after they learn to reduce felt stress. The procedures that work best include meditating, diaphragmatic breathing, and certain self-talking. Also, when they do difficult or challenging daily activities they don't try or push themselves, but instead become mentally calm. ...Read more

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Does anaemia affect fertility?

Does anaemia affect fertility?

Maybe: Stands to reason that if a person were to be anemic, they would not be as healthy as if they were not anemic. The anemia should be diagnosed and treated to maximize normalcy and opportunities for pregnancy to be successful. Good luck. ...Read more

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How to test eggs for fertility?

FSH and E2: Follicle stimulating hormone (fsh) and Estradiol (e2) are the 2 hormones to test 'ovarian reserve' or how much fertility is left in your ovaries. ...Read more

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How is male fertility measured?

How is male fertility measured?

Semen analysis: Semen is the fluid associated with the ejaculate.
Semen contains sperm.
Sperm can be counted and the quality assessed.
These are the primary way to objectively assess fertility in a male.
Other factors are important: chromosomes, presence / absence of certain sugars in the ejaculate, presence /absence of infection in the ejaculate; retrograde flow of sperm to the bladder can be a culprit. ...Read more

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Does the HSG improve fertility?

Does the HSG improve fertility?

Possible: There are reports that after the hsg there may be improved fertility for two months. It is not known exactly why that is, but may be related to "flushing of the tubes". I have personally run across this improved fertility with my patients. ...Read more

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Does acupunture help fertility?

Does acupunture help fertility?

Maybe: Not an easy question to answer. I tell my patients that if doing acupuncture gives them an improved sense of control and well being then go for it. However, if acupuncture becomes yet one more commitment that is difficult to keep then maybe the stress is not worth it.... ...Read more

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Is ovulex a good fertility pill?

Is ovulex a good fertility pill?

Probably not: Dietary or herbal supplements such as ovulex are not regulated by the fda. It's doubtful that it would help you with fertility while it might be safe enough for you to take it. I don't think it's a good idea to rely on this type of profit-driven products. If you have been struggling with infertility, consider consulting your physician for evaluation of any underlying health problems. ...Read more

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Does tamoxifen affect fertility?

Does tamoxifen affect fertility?

Yes: Tamoxifen is most commonly prescribed for the treatment of hormone (+) breast cancer. While tamoxifen may cause birth defects during pregnancy, it actually can increase ovulation, thus increasing fertility. Accordingly, premenopausal women taking tamoxifen for breast cancer treatment must use (nonhormonal forms of) birth control. ...Read more

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What does fertility window mean?

What does fertility window mean?

Ovulation timing: The optimal time for conception (fertility) is 48 hours prior to and up to the day of ovulation. Therefore, start having intercourse a couple of days prior to when you actually ovulate and have intercourse every other day for a total of five times to help ensure sperm are there when you ovulate. ...Read more

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What can affect female fertility?

What can affect female fertility?

Age, smoking. ..: Past the mid-20's, as women get older fertility decreases, so female age is an important factor. Other things that may decrease fertility are smoking, overweight / obesity, pelvic infections like chlamydia or pid, fibroid tumors or polyps of the uterus, endometriosis, surgery involving the ovaries, uterus or tubes, ectopic pregnancies, and cancer chemo- or radiotherapy. ...Read more

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What does fertility medicine mean?

What does fertility medicine mean?

Attain pregnancy: It is the branch of medicine, a subspecialty of gynecology, that focuses in helping women conceive. ...Read more

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Does having polyp affect fertility?

What did your gyn sa: Say? If u have an endometrial polyp it could keep you from getting preg or cause a miscarr. It should be removed thru the hysteroscope or thru the hysteroscope using myosure. ...Read more

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Does masterbation affects fertility?

Does masterbation affects fertility?

Nope: Unless masturbation interferes with your ability to live your life and function successfully in the world then feel free to continue. Masturbation is a normal part of life. ...Read more

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Can male fertility decline with age?

Can male fertility decline with age?

Recent evidence, yes: Recent genome and population studies associate paternal age with autism, schizophrenia, and possibly cancer. Mice studies show decreased fertility with middle age and altered sperm genes. An english study showed that men>45 years needed 5x longer to achieve pregnancy with partner. Male age particularly becomes a factor when women are in late 30's. With ivf, pregnancy rates are less for men >50. ...Read more

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Does endometriosis affect fertility?

Does endometriosis affect fertility?

YES!: Endometriosis affects many aspects of fertility. In many women endometriosis causes ovarian cysts, causes damage to fallopian tubes, causes inflammation of the uterus, and may decrease the ability of the sperm to get inside the egg (fertilization). Even with fertility treatments women with endometriosis have lower pregnancy rates so it is something to see a fertility specialist about sooner. ...Read more

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Who does fertility medicine in asia?

Who does fertility medicine in asia?

?: Your question is not very clear. If you mean what kind doctor does fertility medicine, then the answer is gynecologists and urologists. If you mean which medication is used in asia to treat infertility, then the answer is the medication is samilar to north america. If you neee refer a fertility speicalist, please ask the specific country, we may help. ...Read more

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How is fertility test done for guys?

How is fertility test done for guys?

Semen analysis: Semen analysis (sperm count and other factors such as motility) is the most basic to evaluation of male factor in fertitilty. ...Read more

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Does exercise improve male fertility?

Moderate, yes: Moderate exercise is good for anyone trying to conceive. More severe forms of training at a competitive level can become a biological stress that can reduce fertility. ...Read more

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How rantidine affect males fertility?

How rantidine affect males fertility?

It doesn't: Ranitidine does not affect gonadal function in man.

Br j clin pharmacol. 1983 october; 16 (4): 430–432. ...Read more

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What is fertility medicine specialty?

Fertility Medicine: Reproductive endocrinology and infertility (rei) is a surgical subspecialty of obstetrics and gynecology that trains physicians in reproductive medicine addressing hormonal functioning as it pertains to reproduction as well as the issue of infertility. While most rei specialists primarily focus on the treatment of infertility, reproductive endocrinologists also have training in ob-gyn. ...Read more