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What contributes to a good egg and healthy embryo?
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Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: A few ideas
A good embryo comes from a good, egg, and to a lesser extent, good sperm.
Nutrition, stress, alcohol use, smoking have all been shown to contribute to egg quality. The type of stimulation used in ivf has a big effect, and there are medications available that will improve the egg yield in women experiencing problems with stimulation.

In brief: A few ideas
A good embryo comes from a good, egg, and to a lesser extent, good sperm.
Nutrition, stress, alcohol use, smoking have all been shown to contribute to egg quality. The type of stimulation used in ivf has a big effect, and there are medications available that will improve the egg yield in women experiencing problems with stimulation.
Dr. Philip Chenette
Dr. Philip Chenette
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Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan
Fertility Medicine
In brief: Age
Generally, age is the biggest predictor of healthy eggs and embryos, however other factors may also contribute such as pcos, endometriosis, sperm fragmentation, genetics.
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In brief: Age
Generally, age is the biggest predictor of healthy eggs and embryos, however other factors may also contribute such as pcos, endometriosis, sperm fragmentation, genetics.
..
Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan
Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan
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