Exposure to certain drugs before birth, such as DES. These may cause deformities of the uterus, resulting in infertility.
Abnormalities in a woman's cervical mucus. These may affect the movement of sperm through the vagina and cervix.
Antibodies to sperm present in a woman's cervical mucus. These may kill the sperm or affect their ability to move normally.
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September 30, 2014
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