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What is Infertility?

What is Infertility?

  • Infertility: The inability to produce offspring.
  • Infertility: The diminished or absent ability to conceive or produce an offspring while sterility is the complete inability to conceive or produce an offspring.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Infertility: the state of being unable to produce offspring; in a woman it is an inability to conceive; in a man it is an inability to impregnate.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Infertility: Introduction

Types of Infertility:

Types of Infertility:

Broader types of Infertility:

How many people get Infertility?

Prevalance of Infertility: condition affects about 5.3 million Americans, or 9 percent of the reproductive age population, according to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. (Source: excerpt from Infertility: NWHIC)

How serious is Infertility?

Complications of Infertility: see complications of Infertility

What causes Infertility?

Causes of Infertility: see causes of Infertility
Risk factors for Infertility: see risk factors for Infertility

What are the symptoms of Infertility?

Symptoms of Infertility: see symptoms of Infertility

Complications of Infertility: see complications of Infertility

Infertility: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Infertility.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Infertility.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Infertility: see treatments for Infertility
Alternative treatments for Infertility: see alternative treatments for Infertility
Research for Infertility: see research for Infertility

Name and Aliases of Infertility

Main name of condition: Infertility

Other names or spellings for Infertility:

Sub-fertility Source - Diseases Database

Source - WordNet 2.1


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