In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a complex series of procedures used to treat fertility or genetic problems and assist with the conception of a child. During IVF, mature eggs are collected (retrieved) from your ovaries and fertilized by sperm in a lab. Then the fertilized egg (embryo) or eggs are implanted in your uterus.
In vitro fertilization(IVF) can be used to treat infertility with the following patients: blocked or damaged fallopian tubes; male factor infertility including decreased sperm count or sperm motility; women with ovulation disorders, premature ovarian failure, uterine fibroids; women who have had their fallopian tubes removed; individuals with a genetic disorder; unexplained infertility.
Related Journals of In vitro Fertilization
Journal of Fertilization: In Vitro - IVF-Worldwide, Reproductive Medicine, Genetics & Stem Cell Biology, Journal of Womens Health Care, Journal of Reproduction and Infertility, Journal of Reproduction and Contraception, Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, Journal of Sexual Medicine.