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Unformatted text preview: C. Common Fertility Problems Female issues o Egg o Fallopian tube o Hormones o Uterus Male issues o Sperm count o Motility Issues can be because of… o Smoking o STDs o Alcohol o Marijuana o Vitamin deficiency o Chronic illness o Medication o Elevated temperature Infertility – cannot become pregnant for a period of a year D. Infertility Solutions - Male Intrauterine insemination – manually meet sperm and egg Hormones – raise sperm count Time ICSI – sperm injected into the egg E. Infertility Solutions – Female Fertility drugs Embryo transfer In vitro fertilization Donor eggs Surrogacy – another woman carries baby Adoption...
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course HD FS 129 taught by Professor Mcaninch,susan during the Spring '08 term at Penn State.
- Spring '08