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20 Jan 2004

Fertility Clinic
I have my first visit to a fertility clinic coming up shortly and have no clue what to expect, as I have never even been to a gynae. Please can you answer the following:
1. What tests are going to be done
2. What is the difference between IVF and GIFT
3. When they talk about fertility medication, any one in particular?
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01 Jan 0001

You will probably have a scan and blood tests. Your partner will have a sperm count and you wll have some form of checking of the tubes.
There are different fertility drugs. To an extent this depends on what the problem is.
IVF involves putting the fertilised egg back in the uteus. GIFFT involves putting it into the tubes.

Best wishes
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