How are Eggs Retrieved at a Denver Fertility Clinic?

Once a patient has decided to do IVF the infertility doctor will develop a treatment plan.  This plan often uses a combination of oral contraceptives, and fertility hormones to stimulate the ovary to make multiple eggs. Once stimulation is started the fertility patient will present to
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An Overview on the Timing of Egg Freezing

Egg Freezing: Now or Later? For those women who have been procrastinating about starting a family, egg freezing might be a viable option. But, if you decide to go this route, when should you freeze your eggs? Now, or later? More and more women are considering oocyte cryopreservation&#
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Cryopreservation/Vitrification – Freezing Technique for Sperm, Eggs and Embryos

The process of cryopreservation or Vitrification is a freezing procedure used for sperm, eggs and embryos at fertility clinics in Colorado.  The technique involves freezing and preserving the eggs and embryos so that fewer fertility drug stimulations and oocyte retrievals are needed t
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An Overview of Recurrent Miscarriage from a Denver fertility clinic

Recurrent miscarriage is defined as the loss of at least two pregnancies before 28 weeks. Within the United States, approximately 1/4 of all pregnancies are lost during this timeframe. Data reveals that less than 10% of women experience two or more miscarriages, and less than 1% of wo
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Can Ovarian Cysts Contribute to Infertility?

One of the most common questions Denver fertility doctors receive is whether or not ovarian cysts adversely affect fertility. The answer is: It depends on the type of cyst. The types of ovarian cysts that impact fertility include: Endometriomas – these types of cysts are caused
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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) – Overview of Symptoms and Causes

In the United States alone, there are as many as five million women impacted by polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS.  This number means that approximately 1 in 15 women of childbearing age have PCOS. PCOS is a health issue that shifts a woman’s hormone levels out of balance, and i
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