Fertility after miscarriage or abortion: Is pregancy possible?
08/16/2022|48 |Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc., Arantxa Pérez Garrido M.D., Guillermo Quea Campos M.D., Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc., Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. and Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D..
Miscarraiage and abortion are generally a low-risk factors for fertility. However, if surgery is required, it can have serious consequences. Read more
Pregnancy over the age of 40 - the options and associated risks
Late motherhood is becoming increasingly popular. Having a child at 40 due to social reasons is common today. However, fertility diminishes over time, and subsequently the risks associated with pregnancy are greater. Read more
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Sperm washing for assisted reproduction in HIV positive patients
Sperm washing serodiscordant couples in which the male partner is a carrier of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to minimize the risk of HIV infection to his partner. For this purpose, a density gradient followed by a swim-up is performed and checked for the absence of viral particles. Read more
What is reciprocal IVF? - IVF with donor egg from female partner
Reciprocal IVF, or ROPA (reception of the partner's eggs) is an IVF technique in which the two women of a lesbian homosexual couple can actively participate in the process of trying for their baby. For this purpose, one of the women will provide the eggs, while the other woman will be in charge of gestation. Read more
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If I had three normal periods and the fourth is delayed, could I have fallen pregnant before the first one?
By Laura Garrido B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Absolutely not. Every menstruation means a cycle without embryo; therefore, if you had unsafe sexual intercourse before a series of regular periods, pregnancy is... Read more
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