Posted on December 5th, 2001 by

Also referred to as in vitro fertilization. A complicated process during which a woman is given medications to stimulate her ovaries to produce multiple eggs. The eggs are retrieved by aspiration and are then exposed to a man’s sperm. Resulting embryos that develop may then be placed into the woman’s uterus.

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