Jersey City, NJ
A 22-year-old female asked:
how much does sperm sorting cost and what is that process like?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 17 years experience
It depends: If you mean spinning the semen down to remove Y or X chromosomes, it varies depending on physician. You would need to see and be evaluated by reproductive endocrinologist. It involves providing a semen sample, having the lab spin it and prepare and then typically reintroducing it into the uterus through intrauterine insemination. Insurance will not cover if it is purely for gender
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A 43-year-old member asked:
What happens if another sperm beat you in the fertilizing process, would you not exist?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
U might be different: Might be of the opposite sex, depending upon whether sperm carries at X or a Y sex chromosome or U might be similar similar just like siblings for the same parents. Thus you would exist, but would almost certainly somewhat different.
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Last updated Feb 6, 2018
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