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We have been ttc for a year and no luck yet. We had no problems conceiving and delivering our first, who's now 2. My cycles are normal. What gives?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Get evaluated

Top general 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. This doesn't depend on 'active trying, ' just that a sexually active woman is at risk with her partner during that time.

In brief: Get evaluated

Top general 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. This doesn't depend on 'active trying, ' just that a sexually active woman is at risk with her partner during that time.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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Dr. Stephen Lorino
Internal Medicine

In brief: First things first

Your husband needs to see a urologist for eval and sperm count first.
Then, other options can be explored.

In brief: First things first

Your husband needs to see a urologist for eval and sperm count first.
Then, other options can be explored.
Dr. Stephen Lorino
Dr. Stephen Lorino
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