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    Can You Lower My FSH Level?

    One of our routine tests is to evaluate egg quality is a day-3 follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) level. A high FSH level indicates diminished quality of a woman's eggs (ovarian reserve). Patients ... read more

    What Can Be Done When Sperm Motility is Zero?

    The treatment of male factor infertility was revolutionized in 1992 when Palermo and co-workers introduced intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). With ICSI, embryologists use a micromanipulator to ... read more

    Getting Pregnant at 44: What are the Chances and Options?

    A reader recently posted this question on a previous blog: I am 44 years old healthy non-smoker yoga practitioner, AMH 1.45 and FSH 9, high prolactin (25) but all else normal/good. Cycle regular with ... read more

    Do I Need an Egg Donor? | Infertility Treatment | InVia

    Women are born with all the eggs that they will ever have. In fact, when a female fetus is only 5 months along, she has approximately seven million eggs in her ovaries. By the time that baby girl is ... read more

    Elevated Basal FSH Levels Without Diminished Ovarian Reserve

    It is now well established that elevated basal (cycle days 2, 3 or 4) follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) levels can be an indicator of being infertile. This decrease in fertility due to a reduction ... read more

    A Guide to Fertility Treatment Abbreviations and Acronyms

    So you are reading your instructions or your prescription bottles and there are all these letters and symbols. What do they mean and why are they used? read more

    Infertility Rates Are Rising: Should I Be Worried?

    Takeaway: If you’re having trouble getting pregnant, don’t wait. See a Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Specialist! read more

    Does Letrozole Increase the Risk of Birth Defects | InVia

    Letrozole (marketed as Femara in the U.S.) is a drug that is approved for the treatment of breast cancer after surgery. It is also used (“off label”) for ovulation induction. I have discussed its ... read more

    What to do with One Frozen Embryo | InVia Fertility Center

    Embryos have been successfully frozen (cryopreserved) since the early 1980’s. Worldwide literature has confirmed that there is no increase in birth defects in children born from frozen embryos. The ... read more

    7 Ways Obesity Affects IVF Success | InVia Fertility Blog

    There is an obesity epidemic in America today. More than four in ten women of reproductive age are overweight or obese. Obesity increases the risk of a number of health conditions: high blood ... read more

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