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When It’s Hard to Get Pregnant (ASRM)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Procedures
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: American Society for Reproductive Medicine
Format: HTML, PDF
Most recent update: 12/10/2021
If you and your partner have not been able to have a baby, talk to your gynecologist or a fertility specialist. Usually both you and your partner will need some tests. Many of the tests are helpful. But some tests are not needed. For example, most couples don't need laparoscopies or post-coital tests.
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