Screening for Infertility in Women
by Cynthia M. Johnson, MA
There aren't any guidelines for screening or tests for infertility in women.
Talk to your doctor if you have a history of infertility or at risk for pelvic inflammatory disease, pelvic abscess, ruptured appendix, or known prior adhesions.
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Last reviewed December 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Beverly Siegal, MD, FACOG
Last Updated: 12/31/2018
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