Reproductive Medicine

Fertilization of eggs obtained from the wife achieved by introducing sperm directly into the cytoplasm of the egg. Donation of an egg. Program ‘egg donation’ allows women who have no eggs in the ovaries, as well as at high risk hereditary diseases in the fetus, to make and give birth to a healthy baby. In these cases, the egg obtained from a healthy female donor. Surrogate motherhood. More info: Commons Speaker . Program ‘Surrogate Motherhood’ makes it possible to have a baby women who for various reasons, the uterus is removed, or child bearing them is contraindicated because of severe diseases.

In this case, use an egg and sperm infertile couple. Received the same embryos transferred into the uterus of healthy women – ‘surrogate mother’. Freezing of embryos. This program is used for storage and subsequent use of a well-developing embryos in the IVF program (IVF). If necessary, these embryos are thawed and transferred into the uterus without repeating the full cycle of IVF. Bank of donor sperm. Donor sperm is used in cases of absolute male infertility or in the absence of sexual partner.

Yesterday, today and tomorrow for Reproductive Medicine in 1978 in a small town Ouldhome, England, a gynecologist Patrick Steptoe and Robert Edwards, the embryologist for the first time in history human development carried out an operation on the in vitro fertilization (IVF), which resulted in the birth of Leslie Brown’s daughter Louise. It was the world’s first ‘man from the tube. ” So later became known as children born through this method.