gamete intrafallopian transfer


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Related to gamete intrafallopian transfer: Zygote intrafallopian transfer, Intracytoplasmic sperm injection

gamete intrafallopian transfer

n. Abbr. GIFT
A technique of assisted reproduction in which eggs and sperm are inserted directly into a woman's fallopian tubes, where fertilization may occur.

gamete intrafallopian transfer

(ˌɪntrəfəˈləʊpɪən)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) the full name for GIFT
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The first surrogacy embryo transfer baby was born in California, USA, (6) while the first reported pregnancy following trans laparoscopic gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT) was announced by the endocrinologist Ricardo Asch (24).
On 11 September the plaintiffs attended the Fertility Centre at John James Memorial Hospital where Ms G completed and signed a request form for IVF or gamete intrafallopian transfer [14].
The greatest increase in heterotopic pregnancy has been seen with ART involving the transfer of multiple embryos into the uterus, as well as gamete intrafallopian transfer, also known as GIFT.
Additional procedures have also evolved, such as gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT), zygote intrafallopian transfer (ZIFT), and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), but still with limited practical applications.