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Flashcards in Fertility Deck (8):
1

Most common cause of oligo/an ovulation?

Obesity
PCOS
Measure androgens

2

Low FSH: hypodonadism causes?

Low weight
Stress
High physical activity
Pituitary tumour, any brain Tumours
Kallman
Infiltration: sarcoid/haemochromotosis

3

FSH high: Ovarian FAilure causes?

Iatrogenic, CHEO/rad
Autoimmune, SLE, RA
Genetic: Fragile X, XO, FHx
Idiopathic
Physiological >45
Need oocytes donation

4

Anatomical factors Ix?

STI screen
Pelvic U/S
Hypostyle
Laparoscopy
Look at renal tract

5

DNA damage in sperm?

No repair mechanism, younger male less damage in sperm. Better for older egg

6

IVF process?

Super-ovulate
Induce oocytes maturation
Collect oocytes
Fertilization in vitro
E bro culture
Embryo transfer
Vitrification

7

What is ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Multiple corpus luteum, after embryo has been inserted.3rd spacing of fluids, electrolyte, intravascular, bleeds, clots,
Avoidable with good IVF doctors, drugs to shorten luteal phase

8

PGD

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis screening