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    • 26 JUN 16
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    Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)

    Intracytoplasmic sperm injection is used to help the male sperm penetrate the female egg for fertilization. How intracytoplasmic sperm injection is performed Also known as ICSI, intracytoplasmic sperm injection is a process where a tiny needle is used to inject a single sperm into a mature egg to improve the chances of fertilization. The sperm

    • 18 JUN 16
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    Premature Ovarian Failure

    Premature ovarian failure occurs when a woman’s ovaries stop functioning normally before age 40. Also known as primary ovarian insufficiency, the condition occurs in only about 1 percent of women, but can occur as early as the teenage years. Understanding premature ovarian failure Premature ovarian failure affects the function of the ovaries causing both menstruation

    • 13 JUN 16
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    Amenorrhea

    Amenorrhea is the absence of menstruation. The term is applied when a woman who has previously menstruated misses three or more menstrual periods. It is also applied to young women who have not begun menstruation by the age of 15, whether or not they exhibit other signs of puberty. What causes amenorrhea? Amenorrhea can occur

    • 04 JUN 16
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    Zika Virus and Pregnancy

    The Zika virus is a mosquito-borne virus that typically produces only a mild reaction in healthy adults, but has been associated with microcephaly – a birth defect marked by a smaller than normal head and underdeveloped brain – and other neurological defects in children born to women infected with the virus during pregnancy. About Zika