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What are the disadvantages of in vitro fertilization?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
IVF: is very safe and can be highly successful; it is usually expensive and can be stressful to go through.
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A 34-year-old male asked:

What is in vitro fertilization?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
IVF: In-vitro fertilization is the most advanced art (assisted reproductive technology) for helping women become pregnant. What is unique about ivf is the woman's oocytes (eggs) are removed from her body to be fertilized in the laboratory with male partner's sperm. Resulting embryos are placed back in her uterus a few days later.
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