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American Society for Reproductive Medicine

American Society for Reproductive Medicine
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Contact

Telephone:
Address:
205-978-5000
1209 Montgomery Highway
Birmingham, AL 35216
 

Organization website: http://ReproductiveFacts.org

About Us

ASRM is a multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the advancement of the art, science, and practice of reproductive medicine. The Society accomplishes its mission through the pursuit of excellence in education and research and through advocacy on behalf of patients, physicians, and affiliated health care providers. The Society is committed to facilitating and sponsoring educational activities for the lay public and continuing medical education activities for professionals who are engaged in the practice of and research in reproductive medicine.

 

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Most eggs will fertilize when they are placed in a culture dish with several thousand normal sperm. This process is called “in vitro fertilization”...
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If you have stored embryos that you have decided not to transfer into your uterus to attempt pregnancy, you have four options for their final...
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A response to ovarian stimulation depends on a number of different factors, the most important include available eggs, appropriate hormone levels...
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The purpose of ICSI is to assist the fertilization process when a man’s sperm count is abnormal.  Whether it is because the number of motile...
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Ovarian Reserve Testing: When attempting to test for a woman’s ovarian reserve, the clinician is trying to predict whether she can produce an egg or...
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Also known as Saline Infusion Ultrasound. When the inside cavity of the uterus needs to be evaluated, your doctor may want to perform a saline...
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Uterine fibroids (also called myomas or leiomyomas) are benign (noncancerous) tumors of muscle tissue that can change the shape or size of the uterus...
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For non-reversible causes of POF, no treatment exists to reverse the ovarian failure. For medically-induced causes of POF such as radiation and...
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Fertility medications called gonadotropins are typically prescribed during an IVF cycle to stimulate the ovaries to produce multiple follicles. A...
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During egg retrieval, your doctor uses vaginal ultrasound to guide the insertion of a long, thin needle through your vagina into the ovary and then...
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A speculum is placed in the vagina and a catheter containing the embryos is used to gently place them into the uterus under ultrasound guidance...
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Your doctor has probably talked to you about the risk of multiple pregnancy (twins or more) with IVF. The more embryos that are transferred into the...
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Saline infusion sonohysterography (SHG or SIS) consists of imaging the uterus and uterine cavity using ultrasonography while sterile saline is...
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The usual reasons for doing an SHG are abnormal uterine bleeding, infertility, recurrent spontaneous miscarriage, congenital abnormalities of the...
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SHG is usually performed in the first part of the menstrual cycle after menstruation. The procedure begins with a transvaginal ultrasound examination...