Infertility Panels

Infertility Panel Test

Infertility in females can be associated with amenorrhea / oligomenorrhea or with apparently normal menstruation. The latter can occur due to luteal phase deficiency which may involve abnormal follicular development, ovulation or luteal function. A variety of clinical causes identified include use of certain medications, systemic disease states and endocrine abnormalities. A couple is considered infertile if they fail to conceive after six months of unprotected intercourse.

Pre-test information:

In females, preferred sampling time is Day 2 / Day 3 of the menstrual cycle. Specify day of menstrual cycle

Infertility prevalence

  • Infertility affects nearly 15% of couples wishing to conceive and is generally attributed equally to males and females
  • In about 10% of infertility cases, there is a genetic etiology
  • In patients with a combination of symptoms, it is very difficult to narrow down hypotheses for specific underlying genetic causes. Performing numerous physical tests is costly and time-consuming. More importantly, a delay in diagnosis and treatment has a dramatic negative impact on the patient’s quality of life.

Genetics of Infertility

In females, genetic abnormalities may cause infertility by affecting their reproductive cycle and/or hormonal balance. The most common genetic causes of female infertility are chromosomal abnormalities and mutations in the FMR1 gene.

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