Assisted Reproductive Therapy

  • Created by: Nyan.S
  • Created on: 11-10-19 21:32
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  • ART
    • IVF
      • Help an infertile couple
        • Problem with man's sperm/ woman has blocked oviducts
      • FSH and LH given before egg collection
        • This stimulates egg production so more than one egg can be collected
      • Eggs collected from ovaries and are fertilised in a lab with the man's sperm
        • These are grown into embryos.
          • Embryos turn into tiny balls of cells
            • 1 or 2 are transferred to woman's uterus to increase chance of pregnancy.
    • Assisted Reproductive Technology.
      • Fertility treatment that involves eggs being handled (and usually fertilised) outside of body.


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