Medical Questions > Womens Health > Infertility Forum

trying from past 6 months, and everything tests normal

User Profile
Hi , I am 27yr old and my husband is 30 yrs old. We were trying from past 6 months. My husband's semen test is normal. I undergone for FSH,LH, serum prolactin, Ca-125 and AMH tests. t). We used ovulation kit also(LH kiAll are normal. And also I undergone for HCG , that also normal. No PCOs and my period s are regular. But still we are facing problem with conceiving. Plz help us.

Did you find this post helpful?

User Profile
replied August 25th, 2012
Infertility Answer A38171
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you have been trying for pregnancy for more than a year and have not been successful, you should consider getting a complete infertility work-up done for you and your partner to see if there are any underlying causes for the infertility/inability to conceive. Hormonal issues, problems involving ovaries and ovulation, uterine problems, tubal blocks, cervical or vaginal infections, ovarian failure/suppression, LPD, etc., should be ruled out for you. For your partner, semen analysis should be done to rule out infections and to confirm the quality and quantity of sperms produced, as well as rule out other factors that can affect sperm morphology and motility (especially acrosomal protein defect that affects sperm’s ability for egg penetration). Treatment as needed (based on examination and investigations results) would be started to help you get pregnant. If required, option of IVF or ICSI should be considered to help your get pregnant. Consider visiting your gynecologist/obstetrician for further evaluation and assistance and be in regular follow-up and monitoring as instructed. Have diet with foods rich in zinc content to ensure better maturation of egg and sperms. Monitor cervical mucus changes and the BBT (basal body temperature) charting to predict your ovulation and time your intercourse for having fruitful results. Have intercourse in positions that allow for deeper penetration for high deposit of semen. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately.
Take care.

Did you find this post helpful?
Must Read
If you're experiencing difficult conceiving, you are not alone. Learn how doctors define infertility and how infertility affects both men and women here....
Many things cause fertility problems. Learn common causes of infertility for men and women here, plus info on factors that affect the ability to conceive....
Sometimes fertility do not manifest any symptoms. Other times there are definite signs. Learn to identify possible problems and know when to ask for help....
DISCLAIMER: "Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals. For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our medical experts page. You may also visit our Infertility , for moderated patient to patient support and information.

The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician. Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.