cervical factor


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cervical factor

In infertile women, any disease of the uterine cervix that prevents conception, e.g., cervical stenosis.
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sup][15] Our survey showed that the incidence of late spontaneous miscarriages was higher in cases of a RSM, and that late spontaneous miscarriage was associated not only with cervical factors, but also with uterine cavity procedures.
Patients with a history of a uterine cavity procedure and cervical factors related to infertility are more likely to have late spontaneous miscarriages.
The treatment gets around the problem of unexplained infertility, which is a common "factor" for infertile couples, as well as poor sperm, certain ovulatory disorders, endometriosis and immunological and cervical factors.