Fertility medicine

2017-08-01T17:28:01+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Fertility medication, Cetrorelix, Ganirelix, Designer baby, Anovulation, Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, Recurrent miscarriage, Artificial insemination, Female infertility, Male infertility, Semen collection, Ovulation induction, Conception device, In vitro fertilisation, Tubal factor infertility flashcards Fertility medicine
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  • Fertility medication
    Fertility medication, better known as fertility drugs, are drugs which enhance reproductive fertility.
  • Cetrorelix
    Cetrorelix (INN, BAN), or cetrorelix acetate (USAN, JAN), is an injectable gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist that is marketed primarily under the brand name Cetrotide.
  • Ganirelix
    Ganirelix acetate (or diacetate) is an injectable competitive gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist (GnRH antagonist).
  • Designer baby
    A designer baby is a baby that is the result of genetic screening or genetic modification.
  • Anovulation
    An anovulatory cycle is a menstrual cycle during which the ovaries do not release an oocyte.
  • Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) is a medical condition affecting the ovaries of some women who take fertility medication to stimulate egg growth.
  • Recurrent miscarriage
    Recurrent miscarriage, habitual abortion, or recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) is three or more consecutive pregnancy losses.
  • Artificial insemination
    Artificial insemination (AI) is the deliberate introduction of sperm into a female's uterus or cervix for the purpose of achieving a pregnancy through in vivo fertilization by means other than sexual intercourse.
  • Female infertility
    Female infertility refers to infertility in female humans.
  • Male infertility
    Male infertility refers to a male's inability to cause pregnancy in a fertile female.
  • Semen collection
    Semen collection refers to the process of obtaining semen from male humans or other animals with the use of various methods, for the purposes of artificial insemination, or medical study (usually in fertility clinics).
  • Ovulation induction
    Ovulation induction is the stimulation of ovulation by medication.
  • Conception device
    A conception device is a medical device which is used to assist in the achievement of a pregnancy, often, but not always, by means other than sexual intercourse (natural insemination, or NI).
  • In vitro fertilisation
    In vitro fertilisation (or fertilization; IVF) is a process by which an egg is fertilised by sperm outside the body: in vitro ("in glass").
  • Tubal factor infertility
    Tubal factor infertility (TFI) is female infertility caused by diseases, obstructions, damage, scarring, congenital malformations or other factors which impede the descent of a fertilized or unfertilized ovum into the uterus through the Fallopian tubes and prevents a normal pregnancy and full term birth.