The role of emotional factors in infertility has been widely accepted for many years. A review of the subject was published by Kelly as far back as 1942.1 Since that time, the literature has contained numerous reports and reviews.
KeywordsEmotional Disturbance Infertile Woman Premature Ejaculation Emotional Factor Infertile Couple
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