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How is infertility diagnosed?

Health care providers evaluate men and women differently to diagnose infertility.

  • Evaluating Female Fertility

  • Evaluating Male Fertility

Citations

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  1. Lindsay, T. J., & Vitrikas, K. R. (2015). Evaluation and treatment of infertility. American Family Physician, 91(5), 308–314. [top]
  2. Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. (2015). Diagnostic evaluation of the infertile female: A committee opinion. Fertility and Sterility, 103(6), e44–50. [top]
  3. Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. (2015). Diagnostic evaluation of the infertile male: A committee opinion. Fertility and Sterility, 103(3), e18–25. [top]

How common is infertility?

What are some causes of infertility?

What is fertility preservation?

When should I consult a health care provider?

How is infertility diagnosed?

What infertility treatments are available?