Pernicious Anemia

Can you give me advise, I have Pernicious Anemia and Hypothyroidism. Can I still have IVF treatment.

Our Expert's Answer

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Please note that all the answers we give are on a generic basis only, as we cannot provide more in-depth answers without access to your medical history. If you need a more detailed response, tailored to you, we would recommend a consultation with one of our Fertility Specialists for more comprehensive medical advice.

Pernicious anaemia and hypothyroidism are not a contraindication for IVF treatment.  We would need to ensure that your medical condition has been treated and your iron levels and thyroid hormones are normal prior to the start of treatment.