ICSI usually offers a higher pregnancy rate than conventional IVF. However, this depends very much on the cause of infertility and the embryologist's ability to microinject the sperm into the egg. It should be noted that the laboratory staff needs to have a lot of practice and experience to be able to do this technique correctly.
Is ICSI as effective as conventional IVF?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 01/07/2022
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)