Pretreatment with hCG Prior to ICSI Results in a Successful Pregnancy

September 2007
Fertility Weekly;9/3/2007, p4
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case report of a 36-year-old infertile male treated with human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) prior to intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) in China. During the examination, the man's testosterone was found to be low and no sperm were determined in his semen. Following a period of treatment with hCG, few immature sperms were detected and ICSI was then performed. As a result, the man's infertility was treated led to a successful twin pregnancy by his wife.


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