In vitro fertilization is a fertility procedure through which egg-sperm binding occurs in the laboratory, aiming at obtaining an embryo that will be later transferred into the woman so that pregnancy occurs.
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Zygote Intrafallopian Transfer or ZIFT is the result of combining in vitro fertilisation and Gamete Intrafallopian Transfer (GIFT).
Cramps during implantation are usually a sign of pregnancy.
Pregnancy tests are highly accurate as long as they are done the first day after you period is delayed, or 15 days after engaging in sexual activity without contraception. However, blood tests are more accurate than urine tests at detecting pregnancy.
Intermenstrual bleeding or Metrorrhagia is a bleeding that comes from the uterus and occurs between two periods. It can happen due to several more or less serious reasons.
The aim of an endoscopic surgery is to visualize the interior of an organ or cavity. The two main techniques of endoscopic surgery used in gynaecology are the hysteroscopy and the laparoscopy.
The gamete intrafallopian transfer is a technique which couples choose over other reproductive treatments due to moral reasons. However it is now often used due to its technical complexity, low success rates and complications that may arise from it.
The abusive use of the contraceptive pills and pills of the day after increase the probabilities of ectopic pregnancy outside the uterus.
This disease receives many names and causes a dysfunction of the ultrastructure of cilia and flagella, which means they cannot function properly. Sinusitis, chronic bronchitis or inertility are some of its symptoms.
33% infertility cases are due to a female origin and there are several disorders and illnesses that can affet female fertility. In this article we present some of the most common diseases that cause female infertility.