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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.

 

Questions & Answers

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Although not all reports agree, there is evidence that obesity lowers the success rates of in vitro fertilization (IVF). In some studies, there has...
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Obesity in men may be associated with changes in testosterone levels and other hormones important for reproduction. Low sperm counts and low sperm...
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You should see a doctor. The doctor will consider all factors including your age and other possible infertility factors and then make a...
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PCOS is a very common condition in young women (approximately 8% to 10%). Not all women with PCOS are overweight or obese, but many PCOS women have...
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Fibroids are usually found in or around the body of the uterus, but sometimes occur in the cervix (neck of the uterus). Fibroids within the uterus...
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Symptoms from fibroids are related to their size and location. Most women with uterine fibroids have no symptoms. The most common symptoms are...
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Cancers arising from uterine fibroids are called leiomyosarcomas. The overall risk of fibroids being cancerous (malignant) is approximately one in 1...
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Androgens are sex hormones that are produced by both men and women in the ovaries, testes and adrenal glands. They are usually found in higher levels...
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There are a variety of specific medical and surgical treatments that your doctor may recommend based on your diagnosis and severity of hirsutism...
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Galactorrhea can happen in women, men, babies and teenagers.  It can be caused by medications, excessive stimulation of the nipples or have no...
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Abstinence is the only 100% effective method of contraception. It is important to choose a method that is convenient and reliable to maximize...
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Lack of menstruation when pregnancy has been ruled out can be due to stress, congenital problems (where the uterus did not form correctly), a genetic...
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There are several explanations for why uterine fibroids may reduce fertility: changes in the position of the cervix (the vaginal opening to the womb)...
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Fibroids are found in 2% to 12% of pregnant women. Not all fibroids will increase in size and complicate a pregnancy. If a fibroid grows, it will...
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In some instances, fibroids can possibly outgrow their blood supply and cause severe pain that might lead to hospitalization. Also, fibroids can...