Infertility is a general term used for the couples who has been trying to conceive without success. In such cases the couple needs to go for infertility treatments after diagnosis the root cause of the condition. There are different factors that are responsible for infertility in both men and women. Couple experiencing the following conditions are at high risk of infertility:
Genital infections can be due to bacteria or viruses. Male genital infections account for 15 % of the male infertility cases. Different parts of the male reproductive system can be affected like testis, epididymis and accessory sex glands. The organisms that are involved in causing Sexually Transmitted Diseases are responsible for affecting male fertility. The sperm quality is generally affected due to the infections.
In women the fallopian tubes along with uterus and ovaries are also affected due to genital Infection and can result in female infertility.
Infection in pelvic region generally leads to pelvic inflammation. Pelvic inflammatory diseases can lead to scar tissue in the pelvic region. Scarring of tissue in the pelvic organ may lead to infertility in most of the cases. The other problems associated with pelvic infection are Ectopic or tubal pregnancy. The organs causing pelvic infection usually enters through the cervix and affect other organs.
Endocrine dysfunctions can also lead to infertility as the endocrine system is responsible for releasing hormones. Endocrine system acts as body’s message center and transfers the signals to different parts of the body for releasing hormones. Endocrine dysfunction leads to hormonal imbalance and disturbs the overall function of the body.
Sexual dysfunction ranges from mild to chronic and it can lead to infertility. Sexual dysfunctions must be examined and treated to prevent infertility.
Irregular menstrual cycles
Irregular menstrual cycle or abnormal bleeding is an indication that you are having problem in ovulating. Ovulation problems generally lead to infertility.
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common problem seen in women that can lead to infertility if left untreated. PCOS can be treated on early diagnosis and in few cases women can conceive even with PCOS.
Uterine fibroid is a common condition seen in child bearing women where the non-cancerous growth is seen in the muscular wall of the uterus. Uterine fibroids vary in size and can range from tiny fibroids to a larger cantaloupe size. Larger uterine fibroids can lead to infertility in women those who are planning for a baby.
Endometriosis is a condition where the tissues that grows normally inside the uterus grows outside and can lead to infertility if left untreated. If you are experiencing any of the above conditions you need to consult a best Gynecologist. Dr. Vandana Hegde is one of the best gynaecologist in Hyderabad who can treat the infertility problems. Dr. Vandana Hegde is one of the efficient Gynaecologists in Madhapur, Hyderabad who is specialized in latest fertility treatment techniques like In-vitro fertilization (IVF) and IUI (Intra-uterine insemination).