Category Archives: In Vitro Fertilization

Overview of Selective Embryo Transfer (eSET)

Elective SET Selective embryo transfer (SET) is an option for many couples who are at risk for transmitting an inherited condition. After embryos are produced via standard in vitro fertilization (IVF) techniques, 1-2 cells are removed from each embryo to evaluate the disorder. Each embryo has only 6-10 cells, so removing one will not bring Read More …



The Steps of Assisted Reproductive Technology with IVF

At our state-of-the-art IVF Denver facility, we offer a wide variety of assisted reproductive technologies (ART) that help clients achieve pregnancy. The most common method is in vitro fertilization (IVF), which is often combined with other techniques, such as intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), and assisted hatching (AHA). IVF is a procedure Read More …




Information about In Vitro Fertilization with ICSI

In vitro fertilization (IVF) With ICSI In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a procedure in which an egg and sperm are manually combined in a laboratory dish. The resulting embryo is then transferred to the mother’s uterus and hopefully a pregnancy results. IVF is used to treat infertility caused by a number of different conditions, including: Read More …


Preparing for Your IVF Treatment

It is reported that as many as 1 in 8 couples in the US are faced with fertility problems, leading to an inability to conceive. Although many of these cases may benefit from IVF treatment, in my practice, I have seen many couples back away from the same. In their minds, IVF treatment presents a Read More …



How Many Embryos to Transfer with Assisted Reproductive Technology?

Assisted reproductive technology (ART) procedures may require the transfer of embryos to a woman’s uterus to start a pregnancy. Embryo transfer from the laboratory to a woman’s womb is an important step, and choosing the optimal number of embryos will help prevent medical complications. The transfer of many embryos can result in multiple pregnancies, which Read More …


In vitro Fertilization: Now and Then

Louise Brown, the first “test tube baby,” was born in July 1978 at the Oldham General Hospital, Greater Manchester, UK. This marked the first successful human birth through in vitro fertilization (IVF). IVF is a part of assisted reproductive technology which enables the fertilization of an egg by sperm in a laboratory dish. The fertilized Read More …


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