A 45-year-old member asked:
Had anybody had good results using icsi?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Fertility Medicine 39 years experience
YES!: My patients usually do great with icsi! if you work with a board certified reproductive endocrinologist, and if the doc has a phenomenal ivf lab and success rate, icsi should result in great success as long as the eggs are good.
5.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Only if needed: Hi Random6,
ICSI is an in-vitro fertilization procedure in which a sperm that would not normally be able to fertilize an egg is directly injected by a lab technician into an egg. This procedure is usually reserved for men with sub-optimal sperm (i.e., low counts, low motility, etc) or for couples that have failed other IVF protocols.
Thousands of healthy babies are born through ICSI every year.
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