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IVF Pregnancies and Why They Bear a Greater Risk

While most IVF pregnancies will progress normally and without any increased risk to mother or baby, there is little doubt that women who conceive in this manner as well as their babies are potentially at increased risk. In fact, women Read more

Viagra as a Treatment to Thicken Uterine Lining

About seventeen years ago, after reporting on the benefit of vaginal Sildenafil (Viagra) for women who had implantation dysfunction due to thin endometrial linings, I was proud to announce the birth of the world’s first “Viagra baby.”  For those Read more

Uterine Fibroids and Fertility

Fibroids or leiomyomas are non-malignant muscle tumors that grow in the uterine wall. They can be found in about one out of every five (1:5) women >30Y of age. Fibroids are far more prevalent in African Americans and women and Read more

Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) Measurement to Assess Ovarian Reserve and Design the Optimal Protocol for Controlled Ovarian Stimulation (COS) in IVF

Anti-Müllerian hormone also known as AMH is a protein that, is encoded by the AMH gene located on chromosome 19p13.3,. There is an important interaction between AM and its receptor AMHR2 on chromosome 12. AMH is a glycoprotein hormone secreted Read more