The number one cause of Infertility in women is thought to be a result of failure to ovulate. However, there are a number of things that can lead to ovulation problems. The most common of these causes is hormonal imbalance. Since hormones are responsible for the occurance of ovulation, any disruption that affects these hormone will in turn affect ovulation.
Any physical damage to the ovaries can lead to anovulation. Damage could have resulted from surgeries, multiple cysts on the ovary, and also infections of the ovary.
Women's Health recommends regular visits to your healthcare provider if you are having trouble conceiving. We encourage that you take care of your reproductive health to ensure that you will be able to reproduce if you so desire.