sperm washing


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sperm washing

n.
A procedure for separating sperm cells from the seminal fluid.
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Nonetheless, to say with 100% certainty that the virus is completely removed, doctors advise men to undergo sperm washing.
Recent evidence suggests that discordant couples who wish to have their own biologic children might consider using condomless intercourse timed to coincide with ovulation, or IUI or IVF in combination with sperm washing (4).
Furthermore, cervical factor is eliminated and sperm motility is enhanced after the sperm washing procedure in preparation for IUI.
More costly SCM such as sperm washing plus insemination or in vitro fertilization (25) are not yet realistic options for most serodiscordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa.
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From the above results indicate that the addition of IGF-I Complex protein in sperm washing medium is very effective for improving fertilization in goats, the results also showed a positive correlation between the percentage of motility and the percentage of cleavage embryos.
Successful treatment of severe oligo-zoospermia with sperm washing and intrauterine insemination.
This was in 2000, and she told me that sperm washing was an option for us, as well as in vitro fertilization (IVF), using a sperm donor, or adopting.
In such a situation, it is assumed that sperm washing (to eliminate the chances of HIV infection [9-13]) would be utilised to minimise the chance of infection of the surrogate mother.
This can be done through artificial insemination, by a technique known as sperm washing, or by giving drugs to vastly reduce the infection risk.
To address these issues, French researchers planned this study of blood and semen samples from HIV-positive men who wanted to have sperm washing to safely conceive a child with an HIV-negative woman.