Tests: DHEA-S (dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate), FSH (oestradiol), LH, (progesterone), PRL (prolactin), TSH, T4, semen analysis, testosterone, anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH)
In the News: Study finds hormone is useful for predicting success of in vitro fertilisation
Elsewhere on the Web
Use the Health encyclopaedia on this site to find basic information on the causes, diagnosis and treatment of infertility.
The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA)
This is a government body that regulates UK clinics providing fertility treatments. It’s website contains information for patients on infertility and fertility treatments as well as information on all licensed fertility clinics in the UK.
British Fertility Society - Infertility Network UK
Infertility Network UK has come about from the merger of CHILD, The National Infertility Support Network and ISSUE, The National Fertility Association who merged on 1st December 2003. This merger brings about one of the largest information and support networks for those experiencing fertility problems.
NICE Clinical Guideline 156 Fertility
Recent (2013) NICE clinical guideline detailing recommended assessment and treatment for people with fertility problems.