Eggs received from a known or anonymous female donor.
An unborn, but developing child in the early stages that shows potential for development.
Part of PGD used to evaluate the genetic material of the embryos created through in vitro fertilization (IVF). Cells are removed from each developing embryo for genetic analysis.
The study of the medical aspects of hormones, including diseases and conditions associated with hormonal imbalance, damage to the glands that make hormones, or the use of synthetic or natural hormonal drugs.
A procedure done to take a small tissue sample from the lining of the uterus, called the endometrium. The tissue is then examined under a microscope for abnormal cells, or the effects of hormones on the endometrium.
A condition where tissue from the lining of the uterus implants in other places of the body, usually in the abdomen and on the ovaries.
Erectile Dysfunction or Impotence
An inability to achieve intercourse resulting from erection issues.