Infertility: What are the different signs of infertility in women and men?

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Infertility: What are the different signs of infertility in women and men?

What are the infertility signs in women?

  • Periods are heavy or painful

In some cases, it is seen that women have a problem with their menstrual cycle. The bleeding might be very heavy or they are very painful. The painful period also includes the risk of endometriosis in which the tissues are present somewhere else on the body instead of the womb. Some of its symptoms are:

  • chronic pelvic pain
  • pain during intercourse
  • back pain
  • irregular menstrual cycle and spotting
  • pain with bowel movements

Keep in mind if you are suffering from a problem choose the best doctor. If you are not able to find one then you should visit our IVF centre in India.

  • Hormonal Changes

Well, the hormonal change is nonspecific and the patient can notice them. It would be better that you seek medical help so that a doctor can perform a test to know the exact cause.

The hormonal changes can lead to weight gain, severe acne, nipple discharge, facial hair in women, cold feet & hands, sex desire is reduced, and thin hair on the top of the head.

  • Pain while having sex

If you are having pain while sex then it might indicate that your fertility is getting affected. It will show that you are health problems like fibroid, endometriosis, and infection.

  • Overweight

Studies have shown that women who are overweight experience the problem of infertility as compared to those who have normal weight.

  • Medical issue

There are some factors which are linked with infertility in case of women:

What are the infertility signs in men?

  • Hormonal changes

For male infertility, testosterone is the main hormone. It might be possible that testes which produce this hormone have an issue which can lead to infertility. In this case, the doctor will do a test to check the problem.

  • Ejaculation issue

In some cases, the male notice ejaculation issue or it changes like the volume is dropping and it may indicate infertility.

  • Erectile dysfunction

The hormonal issue, physical issue, or psychological factor can make it difficult to keep an erection. If the problem is regular then it will affect your sexual performance and it might also indicate the problem of infertility.

  • Change in testicles

For male infertility, it is essential that testicles should be proper. If the testicles are firm or small then it is another reason for the hormonal problem. Another sign is that testicles are swollen, painful, or tender. It might even affect the sperm quality which can lead to infertility.

  • Other risk factors

It includes smoking, drinking alcohol, age, stress, poor diet, and taking drugs.

Seeking medical Help

If you are over 35 and trying for 6 months but results are not successful then you need to consult the doctor. Getting medical help as early as possible will increase the chances of success.

About The Author

Dr Shivani Bhutani
A doctor with a rich background and high success rate, Dr. Shivani Bhutani offers the boon of parenthood to couples dealing with infertility. She has opulent knowledge and expertise in offering successful treatment for infertility in females, gynecological disorders and family planning consultation services. Highly dedicated, concerned and attentive, Dr. Shivani understands the bliss of parenthood and offers appropriate medical help.