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IVF Techniques (6)

Superovulation
Oocyte retrieval
Fertilization with capacitate sperm
Embryo culture
Embryo transfer
Luteal phase support
(SO FEEL)

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IVF Techniques (6)

Superovulation
Oocyte retrieval
Fertilization with capacitate sperm
Embryo culture
Embryo transfer
Luteal phase support
(SO FEEL)

3

stimulate production of several eggs to improve success of egg aspiration

Superovulation

4

Super ovulation: how many follicles should be developing before proceeding with egg aspiration?

at least 2 or 3

5

this technique uses two methods:
laparoscopy (rarely used today)
Ultrasound-guided transvaginal aspiration

Oocyte retrieval

6

sperm must undergo physical changes needed to penetrate and fertilize an egg

Fertilization with capacitated sperm

7

embryos are incubated for 3-5 days

embryo culture

8

embryos are replaced into the patient's uterus

embryo transfer

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2

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>40 years of age warrants how many replaced embryos?

5

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progesterone supplementation until approximated 7 weeks gestation

Luteal phase support

12

ART increases the risk of ectopic pregnancies by how much?

2x

13

heterotropic pregnancy

simultaneous intrauterine and ectopic pregnancies

14

stimulate production of several eggs to improve success of egg aspiration

Superovulation

15

Super ovulation: how many follicles should be developing before proceeding with egg aspiration?

at least 2 or 3

16

this technique uses two methods:
laparoscopy (rarely used today)
Ultrasound-guided transvaginal aspiration

Oocyte retrieval

17

sperm must undergo physical changes needed to penetrate and fertilize an egg

Fertilization with capacitated sperm

18

embryos are incubated for 3-5 days

embryo culture

19

embryos are replaced into the patient's uterus

embryo transfer

20

2

21

>40 years of age warrants how many replaced embryos?

5

22

progesterone supplementation until approximated 7 weeks gestation

Luteal phase support

23

ART increases the risk of ectopic pregnancies by how much?

2x

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heterotropic pregnancy

simultaneous intrauterine and ectopic pregnancies