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Dr. Seth Derman
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Miscarriage (Definition)

A "lay" term for early pregnancy loss usually prior to the second trimester. Physician's use the term "spontaneous abortion" to describe these events, but the word "abortion" in lay use has come to connote only ...Read more


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Dose a tilted uterus cause fertility problems when trying to have a baby?

Dose a tilted uterus cause fertility problems when trying to have a baby?

Not Really: At least 20% of women have tilted uterus like you. There is no scientific proof that tilted(retroverted) uterus will cause fertility problem. ...Read more

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Does isotretinoin leads to pregnancy problems in future?

Does isotretinoin leads to pregnancy problems in future?

Yes: do not get pregnant for 6 months. Talk to your prescribing dermatologist if you take it orally. ...Read more

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I have an intramural uterine fibroid (1.7x1.4cm). I'm trying to conceive my 2nd child. Will this fibroid cause fertility problems?

I have an intramural uterine fibroid (1.7x1.4cm). I'm trying to conceive my 2nd child. Will this fibroid cause fertility problems?

Fibroids: Fibroids can effect your ability to conceive but you GYN?OB should be able to tell that via ultrasound and manual exam. and be able to recommend whether you will need a procedure that " cleans" out your uterus called a D and C ...Read more

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Does fibroid lead to infertility?

Does fibroid lead to infertility?

It depends: Fibroids sometimes affect fertility. It really depends on how big they are, how many there are, and whether they are distorting or encroaching upon the uterine cavity. Tests such as saline infusion sonograms, hsgs, and rarely mris can help determine if they're a problem or not. ...Read more

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Can ipill leads to infertility?

Can ipill leads to infertility?

No: Hormonal contraception itself will not lead to infertility. You resume menses cycles within 4 to 8 weeks after discontinuing. However, hormonal contracpetion does not prevent sexually transmitted ddiseases, and unless you are careful using condoms with at risk partners, risk of pelvic infections is not eliminated and one should take careful precautions so tubal disease does not become a factor. ...Read more

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Does having pernicious anemia lead to fertility problems?

Does having pernicious anemia lead to fertility problems?

Yes indirectly: Pernicious anemia is a deficiency of vitamin B12 and or folate (folic acid) (another b vitamin) that can lead to significant medical problems many of which affect the nervous system. Folate (folic acid) is so critical to fetal neural development that the fda recommends that all women trying to conceive or pregnant take a Folic Acid supplement of 0.4 milligrams or 400 micrograms a day. ...Read more

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Why does damage to the cervix cause fertility problems?

Why does damage to the cervix cause fertility problems?

Cervical mucus: When patients have traumatic procedures done on the cervix, such as a leep procedure for abnormal pap smears, it can damage the mucus glands. Cervical mucus is essential as a "conduit" for sperm to travel from the vagina to the uterus, and to "cleanse" sperm of extraneous elements like bacteria and white blood cells. Also, the mucus helps the sperm to be able to fertilize sperm. ...Read more

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Can detralex cause poor semen quality if trying to conceive?

Can detralex cause poor semen quality if trying to conceive?

Here are some ...: Detralex contains hesperidin & diosmin used as supplement to strengthen venous wall tonicity in alternative medicine, which could not be found in mainstream pharmacy; so I assumed it may help improve varicocele which has been suspected to affect sperm quality leading to impair male fertility. However, specific study for Detralex is scanty to zero. I deeply doubt if it may help varicocele at all. ...Read more

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Is hydrocele leads to infertility?

Is hydrocele leads to infertility?

Here are some ...: Hydrocele alone (idiopathic) should not cause or be related with infertility for most men. But its related events such as rare occasions with infection, inflammation, tumors, injury/ surgery, etc. So, seek professional evaluation and counseling for individual situations before jumping into the trap of unnecessary worry. Best wish ... ...Read more

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Could a TSH level of 5.6 be enough to cause fertility issues? Would fixing it boost my fertility ?

Could a TSH level of 5.6 be enough to cause fertility issues? Would fixing it boost my fertility ?

Yes: The short answer is "yes". Hypothyroidism (elevated tsh) can affect your menstrual cycles and how you ovulate, among other health issues. Moving forward, maintaining your TSH level at, or below, 2.5 while your pregnant also has better outcomes for baby. ...Read more

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Can the nuvaring cause miscarriages when trying to conceive?

Can the nuvaring cause miscarriages when trying to conceive?

No: The NuvaRing prevents conception. To my knowledge, the NuvaRing doesn't cause miscarriage, whether present or past use. ...Read more

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Can prolong varicocele cause infertility? If so how long of a period to cause infertility?

Can prolong varicocele cause infertility? If so how long of a period to cause infertility?

Controversial: Not clear connection between varicocele and infertility. Many fertile men also have a varicocele. Not recommended to repair just for fertility sake. ...Read more

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If hemotomochrosis is effecting a mans fertility when iron levels go down will this change the fertility issue?

If hemotomochrosis is effecting a mans fertility when iron levels go down will this change the fertility issue?

Not necessarily: There is an excellent web site for patient information available through the mayo clinic . Once iron is deposited in tissues it is pretty much going to stay there, it can be chelated (removed chemically) from the blood stream. There may be other options for fertility however and you should seek advice from an rei along with your partner. ...Read more

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Does pregnancy lead to memory problems?

Does pregnancy lead to memory problems?

Yes: Many patients have that complaint in pregnancy, and there are a number of cause. Disruption of sleep is probably the primary reason but many physiological changes in the body compete for blood and oxygen which can affect how sharp one feels. It does get better, though your teen may not agree. ...Read more

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Is this true that excessive caffeine might lead to infertility ?

Is this true that excessive caffeine might lead to infertility ?

No: Not really. But excessive caffeine can lead to one or even multiple miscarriages. I would to to keep it to one serving per day! ...Read more

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Doctor, do vaginal infection causes pain during intercourse? It lead to miscarriage? Any problem for next pregnancy?

Doctor, do vaginal infection causes pain during intercourse? It lead to miscarriage? Any problem for next pregnancy?

Yes, no: Yes, vaginal infections can lead to pain with sex. Miscarriages are usually due to unknown factors. Average vaginal infections are unlikely to cause a miscarriage. Next pregnancy will depend on the type of infection. If it is gonorrhea or chlamydia, you could have an increased risk of ectopic pregnancy next time. You should see a doctor and have a pelvic exam. ...Read more

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


Dr. Gerard Honore
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Pregnancy Loss (Definition)

Pregnancy loss = unintended loss of a pregnancy which could result ...Read more