The autoimmune diseases that decrease fertility include diabetes, autoimmune thyroiditis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Other causes of infertility such as premature ovarian insufficiency, endometriosis and polycystic ovarian syndrome include autoimmune components.
What are the different types of immune infertility?
By Joel G. Brasch M.D. (gynecologist).
Last Update: 07/05/2019
Joel G. Brasch
Dr. Joel Brasch is the Medical Director of Chicago IVF, founded in 2005. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and has over 25 years of direct experience in fertility treatment and reproductive care. He is also the Director of Mount Sinai Medical Center’s Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.