Female Infertility

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  • FEMALE INFERTILITY
    • HOSTILE MUCUS
      • Affects sperm travelling at all times other than ovulation
      • Hormonally induced changes in the mucus obstruct the free passage of sperm
      • Some women have antibodies against sperm within their mucus and sperm are often unable to pass through the cervical canal
    • DAMAGE TO THE FALLOPIAN TUBES
      • Can impede the pick-up or transport of the egg
      • Blocked fallopian tubes can be created by micro-surgical techniques

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