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Egg transfer

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Hi there. I had egg transfer in Pasadena on the 19th November and was wondering if I am able to take baths? I am getting mixed reviews from Mr Google. Thank you....

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Max age you work with

I unsuccessfully tried IVF three times with my own eggs when I was in my mid-40s. I will be turning 55 soon and my husband is 57. We would like to try with donor eggs. I went through menopause when I was 53. Is it too late for us?...

44 soon to be 45--is IVF worth it?

I have one child and would like to have another. I will be 45 in three weeks. I have never had a hard time getting pregnant, I have, however had several miscarriages. Two before a successful birth of my son, and two after the birth of my son. The last one in 2012. I went to see my doctor today on the third day of my cycle for an ultrasound. I only had two resting follicles. Is IVF a was...

CGH testing on frozen embryos

Hi there, I have a few questions regarding genetic testing on embryos and if I were to transfer my embryos to the SRC lab what would your recommendations be: I currently have 4 frozen day 3 embryos - 2 good and 2 fair quality. In addition to this I have 10 frozen eggs (varying quality at least 2 were of good quality). I am almost 39 years old. 1) Is it possible to defrost the eggs, fert...

partial hysterectomy

Hi, I had a partial hysterectomy roughly 6 years ago. I am 38 years old. My new husband and I would like to have a child but realize a surrogate would be necessary. My concern is quality of eggs and the process. What test are necessary to determine the viability of my eggs?...

Post vasectomy options

My husband has had a vasectomy about a year ago. I understand that our options for another child at this point would be IVF with ICSI. My question is what type of sperm aspiration procedures do you offer at HRC, specifically the Encino office (PESA, TESA etc.)? Also, is he under anesthesia or are you able to do the procedure with just a local? Thanks...

Semen collection

Collecting the Sample: I am having trouble collecting sample using masturbation. I read that a special semen collection condom can be supplied, is that true? If one uses a surgical procedure such as microsurgical epididymal sperm aspiration (MESA) or testicular sperm aspiration (TESA), will that result less than normal quality sample?...

Gender selection with natural IVF??

Hi, I am looking at natural IVF with surrogacy because I had seizures post birth around the time of ovulation which were linked to pregnancy hormone levels. I desperately want a little girl. Due to dangers of pregnancy for me, we need to look at surrogacy and I would prefer natural IVF due to my reaction to hormones. Is natural IVF with PGD and surrogacy possible?...

From Zurich, Seeking Treatment Options in LA

Hello. We are a couple living in Switzerland looking to perform an egg donation cycle in California. We are 33(husband) and 32(wife) and have been diagnosed with Diminished Ovarian Reserve. We have failed 2 ICSI attempts in the last year. We currently are working with Beverly Hills Egg Donation to look for a potential egg donor and were recommended your clinic. Due to work constraints, taking t...

gender selection

hello, my name is Ani and i wanted to find out if some insurance do cover gender selection. i would like to have twin boys is that possible with the treatment? than you!...

Gender selection for family balancing

Hi i am pinky live in Sydney, Australia, i would like to discuss the full procedure, duration and the cost for gender selection for family balancing, i have 19 months old healthy baby girl and i do not have any infertility problem, i am dreaming that i will get a baby boy as in my family history there are more girls and very few boys....

gestational surrogacy

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My brother and his partner are acquiring a donor egg and I would like to be the gestational surrogate. I will be 55 at the time the donor eggs would be ready, but I am in excellent health and had 2 smooth pregnancies without complications 20 and 22 years ago. Is this a possibility? Is there testing I need to do to confirm?...

TESE procedure after vasectomy

We are considering doing IVF with PGD for family balancing in 2015. My husband had a vasectomy in Dec. 2013. I understand that he will need the TESE procedure. He is 31 and I am 27 years old with 3 sons conceived naturally. Are there any supplements that he should take (Cyvita?) other than a multivitamin, or are they not necessary since we are doing TESE and ICSI. Curious since we wont be able...

egg sharing

wondering if this office does egg sharing to help cover costs?...

ICSI/Sex Selection - Egg Donation Program

Dear professionals My husband (Age 58) and I (Age 39) had 4 failed cycle of ICSI (1 with PGD- resulted in 4 xx (chromosomes) abnormal embryos). We have been told my eggs are likely to be of poor quality. My husband's semen analysis come back with motility 45% / abnormal forms 89% / agglutination 20%. We are now considering to go for Egg Donation Program - ICSI/Sex Selection (wants a boy xy) O...

PCOS treatment for young wife

Dears We have a problem that my wife 24 years old have PCOS and we are married from two years , we have visited a lot of doctors in our home country and the treatment was ( metformine + infertility medications ( clomid ) ) and until now my wife have not get pregnant . Now we are in anaheim as students and we are searching for a treatment that is not expensive is there any suggestions , note ...

Trying to decide what to do next

Hi there! My husband and I are on our 14th cycle of trying. I am 26, he is 30. He is a veteran, so gets his health care through the VA. In July he had a semen analysis done at their lab, most all of his numbers were below normal (8 mil concentration, 3 mL volume, 36% motility, 3% morphology, liquification >1 hr, WBC >1mil). The VA is not used to dealing with fertility related issues, ...

Transport of embryos from Canada

Hello, I just turned 39 years old. I have a 5 year old son through IVF. I am healthy, and all of my tests were unremarkable. My husband's sperm was clumping. I got pregnant through IUI, had a miscarriage and decided to go straight to IVF. Then before my son turned 1, I was pregnant with another beautiful son, naturally. Now we are thinking about having a girl, and I am wondering if my embryo...

Transporting frozen embryo from one center to HRC

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I currently have one "good" quality frozen embryo stored at a center in Beverly Hills but would like to transport it to HRC in order to attempt a fet there. Is it just too risky to transport from one location to another? Is it possible to do this? Thanks!...

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