The Intrauterine Insemination (IUI), aka artificial Insemination, is considered as one of the simplest and the most cost effective artificial reproductive techniques
MRT techniques: maternal spindle transfer (MST), pronuclear transfer (PNT), and more recently as of that date, polar body transfer (PBT)
An Assisted Reproductive Technique (ART) which eggs and sperm are collected and combined in the laboratory.
Hysteroscopy is used to diagnose or treat problems of the uterus. A hysteroscope is a thin, lighted telescope-like device. It is the inspection of the uterine cavity by endoscopy with access through the cervix. It allows for the diagnosis of intrauterine pathology and serves as a method for surgical intervention.
A semen analysis, also called “seminogram” evaluates certain characteristics of a male’s semen and the sperm contained therein. It is done to help evaluate male fertility, whether for those seeking pregnancy or verifying the success of vasectomy
Testicular / Epididymal Sperm Aspiration or Extraction / Percutaneous Epididymal Sperm Aspiration. TESE or testicular sperm extraction is a surgical biopsy of the testis.
Embryo Transfer is the final step in the process of an IVF treatment cycle in which the embryo(s) are transferred into the uterus of the female patient with the intent to form a pregnancy.
With egg freezing technology those that choose to have a baby in their 40s and even 50s still have a high chance of success because the uterus does not age in the same way as the ovary and oocytes.
Comprehensive Chromosome Screening is a technique used in parallel with IVF treatment to select embryos with the right number of chromosomes. After in vitro fertilization, a small number of cells from each embryo are biopsied and sent to the genetics lab for testing.