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COVID vaccination, pregnancy and fertility treatment

Vaccination against Covid-19 is now a reality. And with it, some interrogations
that affect fertility treatments and pregnancy, as for the little
time that has passed, there are still no conclusive studies.

Since
December 2020, three vaccines, based on different technology, have been
administered in Europe with the aim of creating immunity against the virus. Two
of them, Pzifer / BioNTech’s […]

2021-02-22T14:57:00+02:0015 de February de 2021|0 Comments

Expanded GCT. Screening of more than 2500 genetic diseases

We have the latest technology to study and avoid the main hereditary diseases

Preconceptional genetic studies (also called carrier studies) aim to prevent the birth of a child with recessive diseases. Recessive genetic diseases behave in such a way that individuals can be either completely healthy, carriers or affected. Affected individuals are sick and manifest the […]

2021-01-18T18:15:14+02:008 de January de 2021|0 Comments

Reduced mobility and fertility

Reproduction issues always need to be dealt with with a degree of sensitivity. When there is also a disability within the couple, the emotional side of things calls for even greater care and steps should be taken in order to deal adequately with any implications the disability in question has from a medical point of […]

2021-02-04T10:53:45+02:008 de January de 2021|0 Comments

Female genital mutilation

Ablation or genital mutilation includes a series of
practices consisting of the total or partial removal of the female external
genitals, particularly the clitoris, with the purpose of eliminate all sexual
pleasure in women for cultural, religious or any other non-medical reasons.

Genital mutilation as a
submission tool

Ablation is mostly done on little girls and teenagers between 4 and 14 […]

2021-02-02T11:10:06+02:001 de January de 2021|0 Comments

Assisted Reproduction legislation for women without a male partner

In modern society, the increasing demand for assisted reproduction techniques from single women and same-sex couples has become a reality. From the perspective of reproduction, women only need to receive the male gamete (sperm). For years, these couples have solved the problem in ways that have not always been medically or legally safe and have […]

2020-11-25T10:00:45+02:007 de November de 2020|0 Comments

Marfan Syndrome and PGD (embryo genetic diagnosis)

We now can avoid the transmission to offspring with the PGD techniques (embryo’s Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis) also called PGT-M

Symptoms and causes of Marfan syndrome

The connective tissue serves to hold together body tissues and cells. As a result, the result of Marfan syndrome is abnormalities in blood vessels, eyes, lungs, bones and the heart. The […]

2020-10-21T14:14:57+02:001 de October de 2020|0 Comments

Semen quality parameters according to the World Health Organisation (WHO)

The spermiogram is a basic tool that provides us with some of the best information to assess male fertility. It is also very useful in order to formulate a personalized treatment plan for the couple.

Conventional analysis of the semen quality, or semen analysis, is the basic routine tool that provides information about the male reproductive […]

2020-08-14T10:21:50+02:0017 de July de 2020|0 Comments

Is ovary size important?

As is the case with all the organs in our bodies, over our lifetime, ovaries go through changes that affect not only their size but also how they perform. The ovaries are situated between the uterus and the fallopian tubes. They are essential to reproduction and, therefore, to the survival of the human race.

The ovaries begin to develop when female embryos are around 8 weeks old and during pregnancy they undergo a number of changes that prepare them for their role in reproduction when a woman is in her childbearing years.

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2020-10-07T08:26:34+02:0016 de July de 2020|0 Comments

Endometriosis and Fertility

What is Endometriosis?

Endometriosis is a benign, inflammatory, chronic and incurable disease that affects the health and fertility of nearly 180 million women worldwide. To get a global idea, it affects 1 in 10 women of reproductive age. Although it is an increasingly known disease  in our society, there is still a large part of the […]

2020-06-29T18:48:12+02:0029 de June de 2020|0 Comments

How to be a parent after vasectomy?

Vasectomy acts as an obstructive azoospermia which means it achieves the absence of spermatozoa and spermatogenic cells in the sperm and urine after ejaculation, due to a bilateral obstruction of the seminal ducts.

It is an effective method of permanent male surgical sterilization. However, at the present time, pregnancy can be achieved after vasectomy.

Before you […]

2020-06-25T08:35:30+02:0023 de June de 2020|0 Comments
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