The medical team at the fertility center Reproducción Bilbao (Basque Country, Spain) explains what stands for follicular puncture, both from a gynecological point of view with Dr Gorka Barrenetxea and from the perspective of the embryologist María De Las Heras.
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A research conducted in China has found an enzyme complex that is involved in the regulation of specific genes that keep the ovules or eggs healthy.
Egg donation consist in the following : a woman donates her eggs anonymously to another woman, these eggs are fertilised in the laboratory and the implated in the future mother’s uterus, resulting in pregnancy.
The luteinising hormone is a type of gonadotropin hormone. It is secreted by the pituitary gland thanks to GnRH action and it is one of the responsibles for regulating woman’s reproductive cycle.
After artificial insemination, women may develop a series of complications due to several reasons. One of the best-known is the Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS).