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Flashcards in Infertility Deck (14):
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def subfertility

prolonged time to conceive

2

sterility

inability to conceive

3

dx and tx of infertility requires

physical investment
emotional investment
financial investment

4

def pikos

cysts on the ovaries

5

factors a/w female infertility

ovarian
tubal and peritoneal
uterine
vaginal/cervical- isoimmunization
fibroids

6

factors a/w male infertility

undescended testes
hyposoadias
varicocele
low testosterone levels
subs abuse
advanced age

7

def varicocele

varicose vein of the scrotum

8

dx tests done to assess female infertility

eval of anatomy
detection of ovulation
hormone analysis
US
endometrial biopsy
hysterosalpingography
laparoscopy

9

describe hysterosalpingography

-insert dye
-watch it go through the tubes
-visualize if tract has scar tissue or blockages

10

what test shows endometriosis

laparoscopy

11

dx tests done to assess male fertility

semen analysis
hormone analysis
scrotal US

12

what tests assess the coupke as a whole

postcoital test

13

what are the most common assisted reproductive therapies

IVF
donor insemination

14

name reproductive alternatives

adoption
surrogacy
pre-implantation genetic dx