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Embryo fragmentation is, essentially, an uneven, unclean division of the cells of the embryo. It’s as if you were breaking apart a piece of crusty bread. When you try to break the bread apart, crumbs or fragments are formed. These fragments are of no use to the embryo and are considered “junk” pieces of cytoplasm. The higher the degree of fragmentation, the lower the likelihood of pregnancy. Typically the laboratory denotes the degree of fragmentation by … Continue reading