Assisted Reproduction in Patients with medical conditions

Underlying medical conditions can often be a determining factor in assisted reproduction outcome, as they impose a number of risks for both the mother and the baby. If you suffer from any chronic conditions, including the ones discussed in the sections for obesity, diabetes mellitus, High Blood Pressure (HBP) and genetic conditions, you need to discuss it with your doctor during your preconception consultation. Appropriate treatment and potential management of any underlying conditions can greatly minimize the risks involved.