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Does hypothyroidism affect fertility?
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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Yes
Abnormal thyroid function, whether hyper- or hypo-thyroidism is associated with reproductive problems in women.
Generally when thyroid levels are normalized with treatment, reproductive outcomes can be excellent.

In brief: Yes
Abnormal thyroid function, whether hyper- or hypo-thyroidism is associated with reproductive problems in women.
Generally when thyroid levels are normalized with treatment, reproductive outcomes can be excellent.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
In brief: In females, it can
High TSH in females have been associated with increased miscarriage and diffuclty in conceiving.
Profound hypothyroidism can also make the women amenorrheic (stops mesntruation).The affect of hypothyroidism on male fertility is not as clear, however, it also can diminish lipido if it causes high prolactin.

In brief: In females, it can
High TSH in females have been associated with increased miscarriage and diffuclty in conceiving.
Profound hypothyroidism can also make the women amenorrheic (stops mesntruation).The affect of hypothyroidism on male fertility is not as clear, however, it also can diminish lipido if it causes high prolactin.
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
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