Infertility is the inability to conceive after a year of trying and this affects 1 in 7 couples. At least 50 % of people affected by PCD can get pregnant without difficulty the remainder may need some sort of assistance.

There are several reasons for not conceiving and the can be divided for simplicity into 4 groups;

  • Male Factor
  • Tubal Disease
  • Anovulation
  • Unexplained Fertility Issues

Each of these conditions is explained on the next few pages.

For more information please click on these links:

www.britishfertilitysociety.org.uk

www.infertilitynetworkuk.com

www.hfea.gov.uk/fertility.html

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