Artificial oocyte activation and intracytoplasmic sperm injection.

  title={Artificial oocyte activation and intracytoplasmic sperm injection.},
  author={Mohammad-Hossein Nasr-Esfahani and Mohammad Reza Deemeh and Marziyeh Tavalaee},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  volume={94 2},
OBJECTIVE To review different methods for artificial oocyte activation and its impact on intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). DESIGN Literature review. SETTING University-based and university-affiliated medical centers. PATIENT(S) None. INTERVENTION(S) None. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S) None. RESULT(S) The ICSI procedure improves fertilization rates in cases of male factor infertility; however, fertilization failure still occurs in 2% to 3% of ICSI cycles. The main cause of failed… CONTINUE READING


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