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What causes infertility in most women?

What causes infertility in most women?

Top diagnoses: Top reasons: 1) male infertility, tied with 2) female ovulatory dysfunction, followed by 3) tubal disease (female.) 'infertility' is defined by unprotected intercourse for one year. This is based on observing 85% of normal couples conceive in that time. ...Read more

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Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Infertility (Definition)

Infertility = inability to conceive or if a woman under age 35 - not being able to get pregnant after having regular sex for a year without birth control use. For a woman over 35 years old is not being able to get pregnant after having regular ...Read more


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What are common causes of infertility in both genders?

What are common causes of infertility in both genders?

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. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of a couple's infertility?

Infertility: Top reasons: 1) male infertility, tied with 2) female ovulatory dysfunction, followed by 3) tubal disease (female.) 'infertility' is defined by unprotected intercourse for one year. This is based on observing 85% of normal couples conceive in that time. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of female sexual dissatisfaction?

What are the most common causes of female sexual dissatisfaction?

More than one: Causes of female sexual dysfunction include physical, hormonal & psychological/social. Arthritis, urine/bowel conditions, multiple sclerosis can all affect sexual function. So can more common fatigue, chronic pain including headaches, and surgery. Medication side effects play a big role. Both estrogen & testosterone are important in sexual function. Anxiety, depression, stress/worry & distractions. ...Read more

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What is the most common cause of female sex dysfunction?

What is the most common cause of female sex dysfunction?

More than one: Causes of female sexual dysfunction include physical, hormonal & psychological/social. Arthritis, urine/bowel conditions, multiple sclerosis can all affect sexual function. So can more common fatigue, chronic pain including headaches, and surgery. Medication side effects play a big role. Both estrogen & testosterone are important in sexual function. Anxiety, depression, stress/worry & distractions. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of erectile difficulties?

What are the most common causes of erectile difficulties?

Poor blood flow: Poor blood flow from smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity are the most common causes in america. Low testosterone is also very common and easily treated after a consultation with your physician. ...Read more

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Leading casues of the female infertility in young women ?

Leading casues of the female infertility in young women ?

Several: In women under age 30, the most common causes of infertility are damage to fallopian tubes, endometriosis, ovulation problems, and sperm problems. In addition, some women have problems with the ovaries themselves and without knowing it the ovaries work like a woman is in her 40's. ...Read more

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What are the most common reasons for infertility?

Top diagnoses: The top 3 reasons, in approximate order, are: 1) male factor infertility, which is closely tied in frequency with 2) female ovulatory dysfunction, followed by 3) tubal disease (female.) simultaneous problems in both partners occur in about 20% of cases. ...Read more

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What are the some causes of female sterility?

What are the some causes of female sterility?

Age,anatomy,hormones: Reasons for female infertility include age. Fertility declines significantly after age 40. Chromosomal or genetic conditions like turner's syndrome are cause. She may have abnormal anatomy such as a malformed uterus which cannot support pregnancy. Lack of ovulation due to ovarian cysts or hormones are problems. Chemotherapy can cause early menopause. Some women don't know when to have sex. ...Read more

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What were some of the most common causes of female infertility or being "barren" in the 1800's?

What were some of the most common causes of female infertility or being "barren" in the 1800's?

Fertility in 19th C: I don't believe there's much real data to answer , but case reports in lancet as far back as civil war support that causes were probably similar to now: ovulatory, tubal, endometriosis. There's a fascinating case report of a surgeon cannulating proximal fallopian tube with a whalebone in 1898! delayed child-bearing of course was less common. Medical historians please correct me if needed! ...Read more

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What are most common causes of stress?

What are most common causes of stress?

Common Stress: The most common cause of stress are stressful thoughts. When you are in the midst of a stressful thought you are not in the present moment. Instead you are thinking about painful past events or worrying about a future event. Become aware of your thoughts without judging them. See how they cause stress. As we become more aware of a stressful thought the less power they have to cause distress. ...Read more

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What are common symptoms of urethritis in males ?

What are common symptoms of urethritis in males ?

See below: Men may experience slight burning sensation when voiding or no symptoms at all; urinary frequency may occur as well as (microscopic) blood in the urine. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of multiple misscarraige in a woman?

What are the most common causes of multiple misscarraige in a woman?

Long list: Bad luck is the most common cause meaning there is no clear cause when testing occurs. Genetic abnormalities, clotting disorders, antiphospholipid antibody syndrome, uterine abnormalities, immune system disease and smoking are a few of the causes. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of urethral blockage?

What are the most common causes of urethral blockage?

BPH, strictures: Much more common in males + most common cause in mature men is bph, benign prostatic hypertrophy less often prostate cancer or prostatitis. Further down from prostate most common blockage is urethral stricture either from trauma, ie straddle injuries or pelvic fractures. Most common in newborn males is posterior urethral valves. In females - urethral diverticulum or skene's gland cyst. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of thyroid problems?

What are the most common causes of thyroid problems?

AUTOIMMUNITY/IODINE&: The most common causes of Thyroid Problems are Iodine Deficiency which causes Goiter and Hypothyroiism Autoimmunity may cause Hypothyroidism like in Graves Disease causing Hyperthyroidism and Hashimoto Disease cauing Hypothyroidism Cancer of Thyroid ...Read more

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What are common sexual problems in women?

What are common  sexual problems in women?

Decreased interest: One of the main problems is decreased libido or lack of interest in sex. This has many causes from psycho-social to hormonal. While typically is is blamed on hormonal deficiency the more common causes are related to chronic fatigue and stress. ...Read more

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What are some medical causes of baldness in males?

What are some medical causes of baldness in males?

ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted . You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid.. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA.. With supplements start low and go slow. ...Read more

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Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


Dr. Victor Beshay
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Male Infertility (Definition)

Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive after one year. Male infertility is when the infertility is determined to be caused by problems ...Read more