Before she is born, a woman already has all the eggs she will have to have children and during her life. She will undergo a continuous physiological process of diminishing her ovarian reserve, which there is no way to stop. The quantity of eggs is reduced and their quality.
We could define the ovarian reserve as the capacity that our ovaries still have to function correctly which is why it is a very used concept in assisted reproduction. Thus, it is fundamental to perform a reproductive prognosis. Even more so if one is going to resort to some treatment, to be able to individualize it according to this characteristic of the patient. [Read more…] about Low ovarian reserve