Dr. Jane Nani, of Fertility Centers of Illinois, explains the use of ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection) as a fertility treatment for male infertility. ICSI is done with IVF - a single sperm is injected directly into the egg.
Dr. Edward Marut, of Fertility Centers of Illinois, discusses the hormone FSH (follicle stimulating hormone) and how it impacts fertility and fertility treatment. FSH is the principle hormone drives the production of the follicle each cycle that goes on to ovulate. The FSH level can help determine the quantity of a woman's eggs.
Source: Fertility Centers of Illinois
A couple and their fertility doctor, Edward L. Marut, M.D. , weigh the option of implanting multiple embryos in an IVF cycle to increase the chances of having a baby.
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