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When should you see a doctor about infertility?

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If you're under 35 and have been trying to get pregnant without success for a year, see your doctor. Women 35 and older should see their doctor after six months of trying.

SOURCES:

Carey, W.D., ed. , 2nd edition, Saunders Elsevier, 2010. Cleveland Clinic: Current Clinical Medicine 2010

Ferri, F.F., ed. 1st edition, Mosby Elsevier; 2011. Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2012,

Jose-Miller, A.B. , March 15, 2007. American Family Physician

National Infertility Association web site: "Infertility FAQs."

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on April 02, 2019

SOURCES:

Carey, W.D., ed. , 2nd edition, Saunders Elsevier, 2010. Cleveland Clinic: Current Clinical Medicine 2010

Ferri, F.F., ed. 1st edition, Mosby Elsevier; 2011. Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2012,

Jose-Miller, A.B. , March 15, 2007. American Family Physician

National Infertility Association web site: "Infertility FAQs."

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on April 02, 2019

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