Which of the following female infertility issues can be dealt through IVF?
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Females who have been suffering from endometriosis (a condition in which the tissue lining the inside of the uterus begins to grow outside) can benefit from IVF. Those who have blocked or missing fallopian tubes can also conceive with the help of IVF as the fertilization takes place outside the uterus and the embryo is transplanted thereafter. Even those who have abnormal ovulation cycle can benefit from drug therapy that is used in IVF for retrieval of healthy eggs.
How long does it take to get pregnant with IVF?
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Ans. A) Four to six weeks Explanation: Typically, an IVF cycle takes around four to six weeks. The cycle includes stimulating the ovulation process with the help of drugs, retrieval of eggs from the woman, fertilization of the egg and sperm and lastly the transplantation of the fertilized egg in the uterus of the woman.
Which of the male infertility problems can be dealt with the help of IVF?
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IVF comes to the rescue of men who have low sperm count as it helps to fertilize the egg by retrieving sperm from the male partner. If the sperm is not able to fertilize the egg even then IVF is helpful as the fertilization is done with the help of ICSI. In case the quality of sperm is poor, then donor sperm can be utilized to establish a pregnancy.
Which of the following female infertility conditions may not be dealt with IVF?
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Fibroid tumors develop in the uterus and they can pose problems for the woman in conceiving. In such cases, IVF may not be successful and the woman may have to undergo a surgery to get them removed to be able to conceive through IVF.
The couple going for IVF does not have any control on the success of IVF
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The couple undergoes a detailed examination at the hands of the fertility experts before the IVF procedure and after the doctor is sure of their chances, do they proceed with the steps. So, couples do have control on IVF success.