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Does treatment with dexamethasone improve IVF outcomes in patients with elevated progesterone?

Posted by on Aug 13, 2018 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if dexamethasone (Ozurdex) improves the success of in vitro fertilization (IVF) in patients with elevated progesterone. They found that low-dose dexamethasone resulted in a higher birth rates following IVF. Some background During fertility treatment, women may undergo ovarian stimulation to...

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GnRH agonist vs. hCG: which is more effective to trigger ovulation in women with a history of follicular-endometrial asynchrony?

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effects of GnRH agonist to stimulate ovulation in women with a history of follicular-endometrial asynchrony. They found that GnRH agonist was associated with higher rates of clinical pregnancy and live birth compared to standard hCG treatment.  Some background One approach for treating unexplained...

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Agonists or antagonists during IVF?

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This review compared the use of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists and antagonists in poor ovarian responders undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF). Some background In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a complex process which requires tight medical control over the ovulatory cycle. To achieve such control, the...

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Personalized IVF using genetic endometrial testing

Personalized IVF using genetic endometrial testing

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial investigated whether a new genetic test could predict the best time to undergo embryo implantation during in-vitro fertilization (IVF). Some background Some women undergoing IVF experience repeated implantation failure (RIF). RIF means that the fertilized embryos introduced into the uterus fail to implant and result in...

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Does ICSI improve fertilization rates?

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at in-vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes in couples with unexplained infertility. Two egg fertilization techniques were compared: intracytoplasmatic sperm injection versus conventional insemination. Some background IVF involves the artificial joining of eggs and sperm in a laboratory dish. This is typically achieved...

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