PFC Infertility Doctor Blog

The Infertility Blog

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September 01, 2003

In vitro fertilization with intracytoplasmic sperm injection (IVF-ICSI) has made a significant difference in the lives of thousands of couples facing infertility due to severe male factor -- problems within the male reproductive system or the sperm, which account for 40% of all infertility cases. The process of injecting sperm into eggs at the time of in vitro fertilization was developed in 1992 and has now allowed for the birth of thousands of children whose parents would have otherwise not been able to conceive.