Low Androgen Levels May Affect Ovarian Reserves

The popular online fertility site, FertilityAuthority.com, sat down and interviewed CHR’s Medical Director, Norbert Gleicher, MD, about his recent research which suggests that low androgen levels are associated with diminished functional ovarian reserve (DFOR) in women of all ages.

Currently, androgen levels are not a part of routine testing for fertility patients. However, in light of these research findings, Dr. Gleicher suggests that women with DFOR should be tested for these hormone levels. And, if the levels are in the lower one-third of the normal range, the doctor should provide appropriate hormone supplementation.

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