CHR is open, and medical travel to NYC is possible. Learn more.

x

Autoimmunity & Infertility

Diagnosis

CHR Explains

The diagnosis of an autoimmune disease is based on symptoms, findings from a physical examination, and results from laboratory tests. Specific autoimmune diseases are, at times, difficult to diagnose, especially in the early stages of the disease, when symptoms and laboratory data may not yet be specific enough. At CHR, because autoimmunityautoimmunity plays a significant role in female fertility, we test a range of autoimmune markers to screen women for clinical and subclinical autoimmunity. Although autoimmune diseases are usually chronic, the course they take is often unpredictable.

Read more about Autoimmunity & Infertility

Last Updated: November 15, 2014

Additional Resources

Pregnant women concerned about impact of COVID-19 on delive... [This article deals with a rapidly developing situation. It was written by Norbert Gleicher, MD, on March 31, 2020 and

VIEW ALL RELATED ARTICLES 

Implications of chemical pregnancies Like so many times in medicine, the one thing one should never do, is to generalize things. In this case

VIEW ALL RELATED ARTICLES 
Get a Second Opinion
second opinion cta

1/3 of women who have been told they need egg donation actually wind up conceiving at the CHR with their own eggs.

LEARN ABOUT CHR´S SECOND OPINION PROGRAM