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American Society for Reproductive Medicine

American Society for Reproductive Medicine
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Contact

Telephone:
Address:
205-978-5000
1209 Montgomery Highway
Birmingham, AL 35216
 

Organization website: http://ReproductiveFacts.org

About Us

ASRM is a multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the advancement of the art, science, and practice of reproductive medicine. The Society accomplishes its mission through the pursuit of excellence in education and research and through advocacy on behalf of patients, physicians, and affiliated health care providers. The Society is committed to facilitating and sponsoring educational activities for the lay public and continuing medical education activities for professionals who are engaged in the practice of and research in reproductive medicine.

 

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For most girls, puberty causes some stress. Puberty may be accompanied by changes in self-esteem, independence, and sexuality. Some girls may feel...
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There are many different causes. In many girls, no specific cause is found. Other causes may be genetic, hormonal, exposure to medications, anatomic...
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This diagnosis is generally made by a reproductive or pediatric endocrinologist after a careful history and physical examination, often with...
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Girls who enter puberty early may receive treatment aimed at delaying puberty until the appropriate time. Treatment for delayed puberty is highly...
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The chance of a normal couple conceiving is 20% to 37% by three months, 75% by six months, and 90% at one year. Of those couples that do not conceive...
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In approximately 40% of infertile couples, the male partner is either the sole or a contributing cause of infertility. Therefore, a semen analysis is...
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Surprisingly, long periods of abstinence can decrease the quality of sperm. Couples have the best chance of achieving pregnancy if they have...
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Sperm ejaculated into the vagina reaches the fallopian tubes within minutes regardless of position during intercourse. Also, there is no evidence...
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Obesity has been clearly linked to impaired sperm production. Overweight men interested in optimizing fertility should attempt to attain an ideal...
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Smoking is associated with reduced sperm quality. Men who are trying to conceive should consider stopping smoking immediately. Also, recreational...
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Some studies suggest that wearing brief underwear may raise the temperature around the scrotum and cause a decrease in sperm quality. Choosing boxer...
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Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by low bone mass which leads to weakening of the bones. Osteopenia is a disease where the bone density is...
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Bone density measurements taken using dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA scan) is the most commonly used method. It measures bone mineral density...
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Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS) is an exaggerated response to the use of ovulation induction medications, especially during the use of...
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OHSS can be classified as mild, moderate or severe, based on symptoms and laboratory findings. One out of three women have some symptoms of mild OHSS...