- aBased on data from the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth provided by the National Center for Health Statistics.
- bBased on 2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth provided by the National Center for Health Statistics special tabulation by NCHS
- cDefinition of infertility according to ASRM, approved in February 2008.
- dBased on a 2009 U.S. fertility survey of 57 participants conducted by GfK Roper Public Affairs & Media on behalf of Schering-Plough. 91% of the respondents (37 men, 15 women) would go to a fertility specialist sooner than they did.
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