If my tubes are tied, can we use my eggs and my husband's sperm during the in vitro fertilization process? Will the sperm be inserted into my uterus?

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Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut

Published on Apr 18, 2013

Your eggs will be removed from your ovaries and then fertilization will occur in the laboratory. The resulting embryos will then be transferred into your uterus.

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Answered by Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut

Your eggs will be removed from your ovaries and then fertilization will occur in the laboratory. The resulting embryos will then be transferred into your uterus.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Fertility Center & Applied Genetics of Florida

Published on Apr 16, 2013

The in vitro fertilization (IVF) process does not require the function of your tubes. For IVF, your eggs are harvested via a transvaginal ultrasound guided procedure. Your husband's sperm is used to fertilize the eggs in the laboratory. Then, after 3-6 days, the embryo or embryos are implanted into your womb through the cervix.
You can read more about the process online or speak with a fertility specialist in your area.

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Answered by Fertility Center & Applied Genetics of Florida

The in vitro fertilization (IVF) process does not require the function of your tubes. For IVF, your eggs are harvested via a transvaginal ultrasound guided procedure. Your husband's sperm is used to fertilize the eggs in the laboratory. Then, after 3-6 days, the embryo or embryos are implanted into your womb through the cervix.
You can read more about the process online or speak with a fertility specialist in your area.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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