Chapter 3

Causes of Infertility

This chapter gives an overview of the many causes of infertility that affect people of all walks of life. Some of the more common issues are clearly described - hormone imbalances, endometriosis, tubal damage or disease, polycystic ovary syndrome, uterine abnormalities, age, male infertility and unexplained infertility. Fortunately, many of these issues are treatable.