Ovarian reserve is directly related to the probability of achieving pregnancy. As the number of eggs available in a woman decreases, so does the probability of becoming pregnant.
This decrease in ovarian reserve is particularly marked in women after the age of 35. Increasingly, women wish to become mothers later in life for social, personal and/or economic reasons. For this reason, the number of patients who need to resort to assisted reproduction treatments to become mothers is increasing.
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By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Javier Liñayo Chouza M. D. (gynecologist), Mark P. Trolice M.D., F.A.C.O.G., F.A.C.S., F.A.C.E. (reproductive endocrinologist), Marta Zermiani M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Miguel Dolz Arroyo M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D. (biochemist).
Last Update: 09/19/2022