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IVF is a type of assisted reproduction technology (ART) that is used to treat infertility.

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Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is a laboratory technique used with in vitro fertilizaton (IVF). The technique involves injecting a single living sperm directly into the center of woman's egg. "By using ICSI, we're doing everything we can to maximize the fertilization rate and embryo quality that develops," says Ed Marut, M.D., a fertility doctor and medical director of Fertility Centers of Illinois.

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a type of assisted reproduction technology (ART) in which a woman’s egg (or a donated egg) is fertilized in a laboratory with her partner’s sperm or donated sperm. The resulting embryo is then transferred to the uterus to develop naturally.

With in vitro fertilization (IVF), an occasional side effect that is caused by taking ovarian stimulating

IVF Videos

One Embryo ,One Baby, Part 3

Source: Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine
In Part 3 of this video series on IVF, Dr. Robert Anderson, Founder and Director of Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine explains the final steps in the IVF process for the best chance of having a healthy pregnancy.

One Embryo One Baby, Part 2

Source: Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine
In Part 2 of this video series on IVF, Dr. Robert Anderson, Founder and Director of Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine explains how the embryo is biopsied, genetic testing and preparing the uterus for the implantation of the embryo.

One Embryo, One Baby, Part I

Source: Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine
Dr. Robert Anderson, Founder and Director of Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine walks you through the first part of an IVF cycle, from getting started to culturing embryos.