Delayed Conception

Delayed conception is when a woman is not able to conceive even after nine months of unprotected sex. This delay in pregnancy can be due to uterine fibroids, endometriosis, ovulation problems, and pelvic inflammatory disease. Any blockage in the fallopian tube can also cause delayed conception.

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Will PCOS delay pregnancy?

Query: Hi doctor,I am 28 years old. My height is 5'4" and my weight is 154.32 Ibs. We have been trying for pregnancy for a year. My husband's reports were all normal. I am having PCOS, but my periods are very regular. I am on Oxetol 300 mg for partial seizure for one year. I am also taking Metformin 500 mg...  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Having seen your PCOS reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity), it is suggested that you should opt for controlled ovarian stimulation and intrauterine insemination procedure. It will increase your chance of conception by 20 percent as it would remove t...  Read Full »

We have been trying to conceive for 10 months and not successful. Please advise.

Query: Hello doctor, I got a semen analysis done and the results are 2.5 ml volume, 57 million per ml (142.5 million total), 47 % total motility, 8 % morphology (Kruger or Strict), 93% viability, pH, viscosity, and liquefication all are normal. What do you think of these results? My wife and I have been tr...  Read Full »

Dr. Karthik Rajan

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I would like to know a few more details to answer your query better. Do you have the entire report, if not, then at least the detailed report on motility? Has your wife been evaluated by a gynecologist? What is your line of work, is it sedentary, does it involve a lot of ...  Read Full »

My sperm analysis shows low motility grade A. Am I infertile?

Query: Hi doctor,I have done my sperm analysis. The gynecologist suggested low motility grade A, and I have been taking Fertisure M for the past month but, was a bit irregular in medicine but now following the strict timeline. She suggested consulting a urologist for agglutination or pus cells, etc. Kindly...  Read Full »

Dr. Khant Shahil Ramesh Bhai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I want to know what problem you have. Are you suffering from infertility? If yes, since when? Did you try any other treatment before? I have seen your report (attachment removed to protect patient identity). It appears fine regarding quantity and motility. Regarding clu...  Read Full »

I have been trying to conceive for the past five months but not being able to. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 28 years old, weigh around 38 kg with a height of 5 feet. I got married ten years back. We were on family planning for 4.5 years. For the past five months, we have been trying for the baby, but I am not conceiving, and having regular periods too. Kindly help. Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to For 4.5 years you were in the family planning process with only five months in process of trying for conception. What were you using for contraception? Long-term use of hormonal contraceptives may take time to reverse. My advise: Consult your specialist doctor, tal...  Read Full »

I found out I was pregnant, and the date of conception did not match the date of intercourse. Is this possible?

Query: Hello doctor, I recently found out I was pregnant. The doctor told me the date of conception and ultrasound gestation, which does not align with the date of sexual intercourse. My boyfriend is the only person I have slept with ahead of his deployment. Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Richa Agarwal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have gone through your history and understand your concerns. The chances of delay in conception in your case are there, so there is no need to worry about it. Kindly upload your written ultrasound report or a clear picture of the ultrasound. Thank you.  Read Full »

I have high prolactin.Will this affect my fertility?

Query: Hi, My doctor said that I have high prolactin, almost 200, but I have regular periods. My periods are regular and usually have an interval of 30-33 days. I do not have any othe menstrual symptoms, other than milky nipple discharge. I take ovulation tests every month and comes back positive on my fer...  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to High prolactin levels with galactorrhea (milky nipple discharge other than normal breast feeding) can often cause delayed ovulation and irregular menses. The ovulation kits detect the LH surge and do not exactly tell us if there has been ovulation at all. Ther...  Read Full »

What causes recurrent miscarriages?

Query: Hi doctor, At first, I ended up with miscarriage in 8 months. It was a natural one when the baby movement got less and I was unable to determine. Then, after eight months I conceived. That also ended with a miscarriage in a month's time. I have¬†gone through D and C. Now, I have been trying to conce...  Read Full »

Dr. Dattaprasad Balasaheb Inamdar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Three months is a short duration for conception to occur. Chance of pregnancy after trying for six months is 70%. You can safely try naturally for another six months. There is very less likely to be any pathology preventing pregnancy. If conception does not occur in...  Read Full »

Can depression tablets cause infertility problems?

Query: Hi doctor, We would like to conceive a baby, but we were not succeeding. Please help us. I am sending my semen analysis report. We were married for two years. We have protected intercourse with condom for the past two years. Before five months, we had taken the decision of having a baby. Before marr...  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Your semen report is normal (attachment removed to protect patient identity).The medicine you took has no effect on semen. If you can make sex well, then it may take up to one year to get conceive.If your wife's age is not much and she has regular periods, then can wait. ...  Read Full »

Will adhesiolysis helps to conceive?

Query: Hi doctor, Previously, my wife had D and C twice. Also, she consulted doctor a few times for her gynecological problems. At present, she is unable to conceive. I am enclosing the preliminary reports (USG) for your opinion and suggestion. Here, our doctor advised hysteroscopy and adhesiolysis through...  Read Full »

Dr. Neha Rathod

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have gone through your wife's reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). They have started her with Folic acid supplements and Ecosprin (Aspirin), which is a very intelligent treatment and helps her in conception. So, please continue taking those medi...  Read Full »

I am a PCOS patient. Is there any chance of getting pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a PCOS patient. I got married one year back. My weight is 85 kg. Is there any chance of getting pregnant?  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease) causes an increase in testosterone levels in women with androgenic features and multiple small cysts in the ovaries. It is one of the most common reasons for irregular menses, especially oligomenorrhoea. You have to be placed on l...  Read Full »

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