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In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
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IVF (1 answer)
I'm a 39 yrs old mother of one child. I terminated one pregnancy, then had my tubes tied. I'm about to go through my 1st IVF cycle. Do I have to take all the meds if my only issue is that my tubes are blocked?
Is IVF the correct path for me? (2 answers)
Hello, I am a 25-year-old healthy female. I had the Essure procedure done two years ago, but now I really want another baby. Is IVF the correct route for me to go? I also would like to know if it's possible to choose the gender?
ivf after tubal ligation (0 answers)
I'm 31 years old. I've had 4 cesareans and got my tubes tied. I now regret the decision. Can I have another baby after 2 years with IVF and gender selection. Please reply, I'm very upset!
Can I undergo in vitro fertilization at age 59? (1 answer)
I am marrying a 34-year-old Nigerian. I know how much they cherish having children so I would like to give it a try if it is possible. I am very healthy and believe I could carry a child. Can I undergo in vitro fertilization? If not, which procedure do you recommend?
Is IVF safe and successful for a 32 year old, type 1 diabetic who has had two C-sections? (1 answer)
I am a 32 year old, type I diabetic with two uteri. I've had two C-section deliveries with a vertical incision, both on the right uterus. During the second delivery, they cut over the old incision and only went through 2-3 layers of tissue. Later, I had my tubes tied. I want to have another baby, maybe through IVF in my left uterus. Is this safe? If so, what are my chances of becoming pregnant?
What are my chances for pregnancy after second IVF? (1 answer)
Had first IVF in 7/20/12 - BFP but resulted in ectopic. On BCP for 2nd IVF. Low AMH, borderline FSH, and am 39 years old. Since I recently got a BFP are my chances worse or better if I hadn't gotten a BFP the first time? So worried...Thanks for any input.
Can a lesbian couple benefit from IVF? (0 answers)
My fiancè and I want to use her eggs for our baby but I would be the surrogate (holder) is this possible? Also, we want to do the gender selection procedure because we want a girl. What are the chances of us getting a girl through the IVF and surrogacy process?
What are the chances for twins with In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)? (0 answers)
I will be exactly 31 when the egg retrieval process is done. My husband is 25. I had my tubes cut and burned, otherwise I'd still be fertile. I have had three terminated pregnancies and have three very healthy kids who are ages 15, 8, and 5. I have since been blessed with a husband whom I feel deserves the world, but two more kids would be sufficient, so am curious about chances for twins with IVF?
What are the donor sperm and donor egg age limits? (0 answers)
I'm 45 years of age. I have been pregnant before, but I didn't have a full term pregnancy. My husband might not be able to have children. Up to what age can I get impregnated by donor sperm and donor egg (IVF)? Are there legally imposed limitations?
What is the age limit for IVF? (0 answers)
I am 45 years old and have been told by various fertility doctors that I am too old for IVF. I have, on the other hand, read other articles stating that is not necessarily true, and success or failure depends on the individual. What are the answers?
Can I use my own eggs to get pregnant with IVF? (0 answers)
My amh is 1.46&fsh 10.69 & lh 4.00 & tsh 1.99 & prolactin 25.06. My doctor told me I had poor egg quality. Is there any way I can improve my egg quality before and undergo IVF?
How successful is IVF gender selection? (0 answers)
I had a semen test and it showed I have 20 active sperm. I have 3 daughters and now I want to a son. We haven't have a problem getting pregnant but I want son. So I want to know how successful IVF gender selection success is.
Can I get IVF after I've had a tubal ligation and four c-sections? (0 answers)
I have 3 children from a former relationship. My present husband and I have one child together. I was pressured by doctors to get a tubal ligation with my last child. We deeply regret this and were wondering if it is possible to have IVF after a tubal and four c-sections?
IVF after giving birth (0 answers)
I got pregnant by IVF using frozen embryos and I'm having my baby next july. How long must I wait to freeze embryos again after delivering my baby? And might it affect breastfeeding?
Can a 48 year old woman have a baby by GS? (1 answer)
I am 48, my husband is 47. I have other children by a previous marriage but had to have my uterus removed for medical reasons. My husband does not have any children. My daughter has offer to be GS. My eggs, husband sperm, daughter uterus.
What procedure would you recommend? (1 answer)
I am able to have children but had a tubaligation 16 yrs ago. I was re-married and my husband now would like us to have a child together. What is the least expensive way for us to get pregnant, just have the tubal?
Is there a specific IVF procedure I would need if I had a tubal ligation in the past? (2 answers)
Is there a specific IVF procedure I would need if I had a tubal ligation in the past?
I have an HIV positive fiancee. I was told about sperm washing. Is there is a specific procedure that deals with sperm washing and IVF together and what procedure would be best for us, financially and emotionally, since I had a tubal ligation 3 yrs ago?
Wanting to have a baby age 43 (2 answers)
Is it possible to have twins or more if I have an IVF? I want more children. More twins. We want one so bad and doing it the natural way is not helping for years trying and nothing. Im fine in health and so is he. Maybe its my age. Please help.
My tubes are cut and burned. (1 answer)
I want to know if I can do in vitro. I have three kids, my husband and I want a baby, but my tubes are cut and burned. What is the best thing for us?
Can we have IVF? (1 answer)
We have four children and all 4 were c-sec, followed by a tubal ligation. It has been 6 years and we want another child - is IVF an option? There were not complications with c-sec.
Is a tubal reversal or ivf better? (1 answer)
I have had 4 c sections, 5 births, and my tubal was done 1/2010. I don't wish to go through the procedure and have to wait so long.
Is tubal reversal or ivf better?
How old is too old to do IVF? (1 answer)
For a couple who are in their early fifties (have a biological son in his twenties), who want to have more kid(s), is it too late to use our own sperm/egg womb?
Can being on birth control for a long time cause infertility? (1 answer)
I had my son at 18, no problem. I've been taking birth control pills for ten years or so and now I'm in my early 30s and having trouble getting pregnant. Can the pill cause infertility, or is this something I would have probably had anyway?
What are the requirements for IVF? (0 answers)
I have had my tubes tied. I have had four children and 6 pregnancies. My pregnancies went well and my babies were healthy. My boyfriend and i are considering to have one more. But I don't want to untie the tubes because i only want one more.