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National, Regional, and Global Trends in Infertility Prevalence Since 1990: A Systematic Analysis of 277 Health Surveys

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Absolute change in prevalence of primary and secondary infertility, measured as the percent of women who seek a child and as the percent of all women of reproductive age, between 1990 and 2010.

Infertility prevalence is indexed on the female partner; change in age-standardized prevalence among women aged 20–44 y is shown here. Horizontal lines indicate the 95% uncertainty interval.

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