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Is infertility just women's problem?

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Dr. Khurram Rehman
Fertility Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Women and men both

In couples trying to conceive there is a sperm issue about 40-50% of the time, ranging from mild to severe sperm problems.
Semen analysis is an important part of infertility testing. Sometimes the sperm issue is the only problem we find when we test both partners, often there are male and female factors together. Even if the man's sperm is 'normal' it helps a lot if the male partner is supportive!

In brief: Women and men both

In couples trying to conceive there is a sperm issue about 40-50% of the time, ranging from mild to severe sperm problems.
Semen analysis is an important part of infertility testing. Sometimes the sperm issue is the only problem we find when we test both partners, often there are male and female factors together. Even if the man's sperm is 'normal' it helps a lot if the male partner is supportive!
Dr. Khurram Rehman
Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Dr. Steven Lindheim
Absolutely not... Consider if your partner is the cause or part of the problem if he has had genital-inguinal surgery-prostatitis-mumps-cancer treatments-ejaculation issues- consumes excessive alcohol- smokes- uses recreational drugs
Dr. Joseph Pena
Fertility Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: A couple's

Trying to conceive involves both partners as it involves the egg and sperm.
Thus, an evaluation of both partner's is necessary to diagnose and determine the best treatment for infertility.

In brief: A couple's

Trying to conceive involves both partners as it involves the egg and sperm.
Thus, an evaluation of both partner's is necessary to diagnose and determine the best treatment for infertility.
Dr. Joseph Pena
Dr. Joseph Pena
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