In addition to the obvious causes of male and/or female sterility that require ICSI, there are other indications within an assisted reproduction treatment that require the use of this technique:
- When previous IVF attempts have failed.
- When are you going to have a PGD.
- When the ovules to be fertilized have been devitrified.
In addition, ICSI can also be performed as a "rescue" if there is fertilization failure after conventional IVF and in cases of in vitro oocyte maturation.
Read the full article on: Indications for ICSI: when is it necessary? ( 74).
By Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Miguel Angel Checa Vizcaino M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Óscar Oviedo Moreno M.D. (gynecologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 01/18/2022