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Successful pregnancy in an ovarian agenesis patient after modified natural cycle IVF oocyte donation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19712558     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The recovery of a mature oocyte from a modified natural cycle followed by in-vitro fertilization (nIVF) is an attractive alternative to conventional IVF, involving ovarian stimulation, in the treatment of female infertility. Ovarian agenesis is a rare disorder resulting in primary amenorrhoea and infertility in affected females. A couple sought help for infertility due to ovarian agenesis of the female partner and decided to pursue treatment utilizing oocyte donation. Modified natural-cycle egg retrieval was carried out on the donor; one mature oocyte was retrieved and underwent IVF using a sperm sample from the male partner. A good-quality embryo was transferred, A viable pregnancy was confirmed by ultrasound scan and resulted in the delivery of a healthy baby boy at 36 weeks' gestation. This is the second published report of an ongoing clinical pregnancy and subsequent birth resulting from oocyte donation recovered during a modified natural cycle. The use of less invasive assisted reproduction techniques such as nIVF can be used in oocyte donation cycles successfully.
Authors:
Isaac Jacques Kadoch; Wael Jamal; Simon J Phillips; Robert Hemmings; Louise Lapensée; Bernard Couturier; François Bissonnette
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Reproductive biomedicine online     Volume:  19     ISSN:  1472-6491     ISO Abbreviation:  Reprod. Biomed. Online     Publication Date:  2009 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-08-28     Completed Date:  2009-11-09     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101122473     Medline TA:  Reprod Biomed Online     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  221-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University of Montreal, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Saint Luc Hospital (CHUM), 1058 rue Saint-Denis, Montreal, Québec, Canada. ij.kadoch@umontreal.ca
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Fertilization in Vitro*
Humans
Male
Oocytes*
Ovary / pathology*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Outcome*
Tissue Donors*

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