When a pregnancy is not achieved successfully after a year trying to conceive, we can talk about infertility or fertility problems. A series of tests should be run in order for the cause to be detected and find a solution that allows the couple to have a baby.
Factors that may influence fertility include:
- The quality of the gametes.
- The age of the woman.
- The ability to bear children.
- The ability to have sexual relations.
If any of these points is altered, the couple may have difficulties in achieving pregnancy.
Read the full article on: Male & Female Fertility Explained: What Factors Can Affect It? ( 48).
By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Javier Domingo del Pozo M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Rocío Núñez Calonge M.Sc., Ph.D. (senior embryologist), Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 03/01/2021