Your Medical History

A history of certain illnesses or conditions can interfere with conception. If you have experienced any of the following, mention them to our specialists. You may need assistance to overcome their effects.

Women or Intended Carriers

  • Irregular or missed periods
  • Irregular bleeding
  • Endometriosis
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Fibroid tumors
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
  • Pituitary gland tumor
  • Surgery for ectopic pregnancy
  • Previous genitourinary surgery
  • Cancer and/or cancer treatment
  • Thyroid disease
  • Metabolic syndromes
  • Eating disorder

Men or Intended Sperm Providers

  • History of mumps infection
  • Sexually transmitted disease (STD)
  • Testicular injury
  • Undescended testicles
  • Genital trauma
  • Diabetes
  • Prostate cancer surgery
  • Blood pressure medication
  • Environmental toxins (lead or pesticides)
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Impotence
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Previous vasectomy
  • Cancer and/or cancer treatment