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13 Jun 2011

I want to be a Mom
We have been trying TTC for 2yrs 8mnths, we have both been tested and nothing wrong with either of us, done 4 months Fertomid and 1x failed IUI with OB, where to from here?
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Fertility expert

01 Jan 0001

Dear Desperate Mom

I would suggest that you go through even further investigations since there must be a rational explanation for your failure to conceive after such a long time. If all else fails and the problem remain unexplained I would then recommend a simple in-vitro fertilization (IVF) procedure. This may detect fertilization problems arising between the sperm and egg or may give one an indication of if there are embryo related or implantation problems and these can all be dealt with at the appropriated level.

Answered by: Dr M.I. Cassim
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