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Are there tests that need to be carried out before conception?

hello doctor,
my name is prapti,
we are thinking of family planning, and I want to check my health before conceiving,
can you suggest the reports to be done before that??
Please suggest the tests for that,
are they painful? I am really scared about it..
for how many months before i need to consult a doc and check myself??
waiting for your reply,
thanks in advance..:)

regards,
Prapti
Tue, 2 May 2017
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OBGYN 's  Response
hello prapti..
thanks for trusting the health care magic doctors for ur health related queries..
firstly​ i want to tell you that for getting pregnancy, the tests are not necessarily required in the first year of marriage if u people r trying without using any contraception. For that u should have regular menses and age between 15-30 yr and ur husband should have normal semen analysis.

the various tests are available now a days which are only done if women are not conceiving due some major or minor problems either in wife or a husband, accordingly some tests are non invasive and some required major or minor surgery.

with the above discussion u can try out my suggestions-
1. RELAX, relax...u can wait for first yr since ur marriage, if everything is normal as i discussed above.
2. if u r still in hurry..then visit nearby gynecologist or infertility specialist. he/she can help you.

good luck..

regards- Dr sudha rani panagar
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