Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Infertility
    Infertility is defined as the inability to become pregnant after six to 12 months of trying. It can arise from causes that affect the female partner, the male partner or both.

  • Miscarriage
    Surprisingly, many pregnancies are lost even before a woman knows that she is pregnant. Most pregnancy losses occur in the first trimester, prior to eight weeks of pregnancy.