A GP guide to endometrial infertility

A variety of endometrial pathologies can impact fertility. Know how to diagnose and treat these in a timely manner to help maximise the chance of conception
Dr Wan Tinn Teh

Factors that influence successful implantation and subsequent pregnancy can be neatly conceptualised using a gardening metaphor.

The three prerequisites for successful planting (pregnancy) are a good-quality seed (a good-quality embryo, formed from good-quality gametes), fertile soil (a receptive endometrium and uterine environment) and the right climate (a healthy host).