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Category: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Embryo Grading
Embryo Grading
Many patients undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) commonly ask questions on embryo grading from “what is the quality of my embryo(s)?” or “what is the grade of my embryo(s)?” and…
Is IUI a Waste of Time and Money?
Is IUI a Waste of Time and Money?
When a couple is having difficulty conceiving, there is a spectrum of treatment options ranging from “low tech” treatment (like oral agents with timed intercourse or intrauterine insemination (IUI)) all…
Unexplained Infertility Explained
Unexplained Infertility Explained
Nearly all infertility patients come to a fertility clinic wanting to get pregnant and understand why they have not been able to conceive. Although in most cases, particularly those under…
Ovulation Calendar
Am I Ovulating?
“Am I ovulating?” This question comes up a lot with patients. Ovulation is the process whereby an egg is released by the ovary. Ovulation usually occurs cyclically giving rise to…
Reciprocal IVF
Reciprocal IVF
What is reciprocal IVF and how does it work? Reciprocal IVF (in vitro fertilization) is a method of family building used by couples who have female reproductive organs. The eggs…