In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF)

In Vitro Fertilization, commonly referred to as IVF, is a treatment which involves fertilization of the egg outside the body. The treatment generally involves the couple’sown egg or donated eggs, or it can simply be both of them. In this process,the egg is manually combined with the sperm in a dish and then transfer of the same is done from the embryo to the uterus. The process takes a time between 2-6 days so that a successful pregnancy takes place.

The success of this process depends on the reproductive history, life style factors, and maternal age. After having kept all these things in mind, people should also understand that the pregnancy rate is not the same as live birth techniques or any other fertility techniques.

There are varied ranges of symptoms for which many of the people will have to undergo this infertility technique. Some of the common ones for which doctors may recommend this technique includes fallopian tubes are blocked, fertility drugs or intrauterine insemination (IUI) have not been successful, individual is having some sort of genetic disorder, women’s fallopian tube is removed, low sperm counts, and also the inability of sperm to penetrate or survive in the cervical mucus.

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