About one-third of infertility is attributed to female factors, one-third to malefactors, and one-third due to both male and female factors. A couple needs to consult a gynecologist and an infertility specialist if they are unable to conceive even after one year of the unprotected relationship. If a woman is <35 years and after 6 months if she is >35 years.
Infertility has become a growing issue due to different factors like delayed contraception, stressful life, hormonal imbalance, increasing marriage. age, obesity, and other health issues. Many times, even after a woman gets pregnant, she can have miscarriages or stillbirths. About 15% of the couples are unable to conceive even after having unprotected sexual intercourse for a year.
A thorough infertility assessment can help in reaching to correct diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
The most important factor in the success of infertility treatment is age, so consult the right doctor before it’s too late.