It is a multiple series of process used to treat fertility or genetic problems and support with the conception of a baby.
At the time of IVF, mature eggs are collected (retrieved) from the ovaries and fertilized by sperm in a lab. Then the fertilized egg (embryo) or eggs are implanted in the uterus. It takes about two weeks for one cycle of IVF.
IVF is the most powerful form of assisted reproductive technology. Your own eggs and your partner’s sperm is used for the process. Or IVF contains eggs, sperm or embryos from a known or anonymous donor. In some cases, a gestational carrier — a woman who has an embryo implanted in her uterus —can be used.
You will have a chance to get healthy baby using IVF depends on your age and the cause of infertility. If more than one embryo is implanted in the uterus, IVF results to a pregnancy with more than one fetus (multiple pregnancy).
Doctors will explain how IVF works, the potential risks and the right way to treat the infertility method.
It is a treatment for infertility or genetic problems. If IVF is performed to treat infertility, you and your partner might be able to try less invasive treatment options before attempting IVF, including fertility drugs to increase production of eggs or intrauterine insemination — a procedure in which sperm are placed directly in your uterus near the time of ovulation.
In some cases, IVF has given an initial treatment for infertility in women above 40yrs. Health condition must be certain when you are doing IVF. For instant, IVF may be choice if you or your partner has: