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In Vitro Fertilization (cont.)

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Author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

Editor: Roxanne Dryden-Edwards, MD


American Pregnancy Association. In Vitro Fertilization. IVF. , Assisted Reproduction Technology.

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Assisted Reproductive Technology.

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Jairo E Garcia, MD, Associate Professor, Director, Fertility Center and In Vitro Fertilization, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Editors: Bryan D Cowan, MD, Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Mississippi College of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Lee P Shulman, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Head, Section of Reproductive Genetics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2012

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