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A 33-year-old male asked:

Rate of iui success for gender slection of boy if modified ericsson is used and insemination on ovulation day. scientifically speaking not just claim?

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Dr. Kenneth Gelman
Fertility Medicine 41 years experience
Iui: I am not in favor of any of these methods. They are all anecdodal. If you wish to use sex selection accurately, then ivf is the way togo , using a procedure called pgd.
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Dr. Mazin Abdullah
Fertility Medicine 17 years experience
A recent article in Fertility and Sterility showed that there is no difference between male and female sperm in respect to their size, shape or morphology. I agree with Dr. Gelman. Remember the Ericcson and Shettles methods have a 50% success rate.
Apr 8, 2013
Last updated Nov 28, 2017


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