Suffering from endometriosis does not mean that a woman will not be able to achieve a pregnancy naturally. However, in 30-50% of cases, these patients do have fertility problems and must resort to assisted reproduction techniques to fulfil their desire to become pregnant with endometriosis.
Many patients are unaware that they have endometriosis, yet they find out about this diagnosis when they visit an assisted reproduction clinic because of difficulties in getting pregnant.
The assisted reproduction treatment indicated for the patient with endometriosis may be artificial insemination, in vitro fertilisation or ovodonation, and is always individualised according to the case of each patient.
Read the full article on: Can You Get Pregnant with Endometriosis? – Your Chances of Success ( 78).
By Blanca Paraíso M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Manuel Aparicio Caballero M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Mark P. Trolice M.D., F.A.C.O.G., F.A.C.S., F.A.C.E. (reproductive endocrinologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 06/15/2021