The Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Procedure

by Deborah Smith Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is procedure used to treat sperm-related infertility problems. This process is performed by a single sperm being harvested, and inserting it into a fully developed egg. This developed egg is then
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The Slight Risks of In Vitro Fertilization

There are a number of potential complications arising from having an in vitro fertilization, and they are very similar to the risks associated with Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ISCI). Each of these treatment options can potentially increase the risk of a patient contracting ovari
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What Should You Expect With ICSI, Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection?

If your Colorado fertility specialist has recommended ICSI, you may be wondering what is involved with the process of IVF with ICSI. First of all, what is ICSI? ICSI stands for Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection. The sperm are literally injected into the egg, with the goal of fertilizat
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Who is a Good Candidate for ICSI?

Anyone who has been trying to conceive for at least a year without any luck might be a good candidate for ICSI, or Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection. ICSI is a type of Assisted Reproductive Technology that has proven successful for many couples who want to have a baby. This is especial
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An Overview of Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)

The process of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is an effective laboratory procedure that was developed to assist infertile couples that are undergoing in vitro fertilization due to male factor infertility.  Prior to the development of microinjection techniques, couples in whic
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Who Is A Candidate for In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)?

For a variety of situations or conditions, In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), may be required as the first line of treatment.  In other cases, IVF may be needed if other treatment options fail to produce results.  Below is a compilation of indications for IVF treatment. Age Related Fertili
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