Infertility in Men and Women with CF

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					Infertility in Men and
   Women with CF
      Julia Broaddus
      March 15, 2006
                 Infertility
 Inability to conceive after a year of trying
 33% -33%-15%
           Female Infertility

 Lower one-third of
  the uterus
 Thicker cervical
  mucus
            Male infertility
 Abnormal Vas
  Deferens
 CBAV
       Successful Pregnancies
 Microsurgical
  epididymal sperm
  aspiration (MESA)
 Intracytoplasmic
  sperm injection
 70% Successful
                         References

   Cystic Fibrosis and Infertility.
         http://www.3.nbnet.nb.ca/normap/cfin fertility.htm
   Developmental Biology. Gilbert, Scott F., Sinauer     Associates,
    Inc, Sutherland, Massachusetts. 6th ed. 2000. pg.185-88
   Human Anatomy & Physiology. Shier,            David., et al. WCB
         publishers, 7th ed.1996. pg.859
   Male Fertility.md.    www.malefertility.md/diagnosis.html
   Pregnancy and Infertility.
         http://www.cysticfibrosismdicin.com/htmldocs/CText
         /pegancy.htm
   The Boomer Esiason Foundation-Cystic Fibrosis Infertility.
         http://esiason.org/newsResourcInfert.html

				
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