What is secondary infertility?
Secondary infertility is the inability to conceive a child or carry a pregnancy after a live birth which has been occurred naturally. It refers to the same or similar symptoms and causes as primary infertility.
What are the causes of secondary infertility?
What tests should be performed by a couple if secondary infertility is suspected?
Prevention is the best treatment approach, so it is important for the couple to get tested. The physician will review the woman’s medical history to determine if there are any changes in her health from a previous pregnancy or menstrual irregularities. Furthermore, hormonal tests will be performed, if necessary, as well as an ultrasound scan of the female reproductive system and a semen analysis.
What is the treatment for secondary infertility?
There are several treatment options, depending on the couple’s specific fertility profile.
Contact the specialized gynecologist-obstetrician Dr. Melina Stasinou for an individualized treatment, who will suggest you the best available options and a specific treatment plan for you.