Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening (Fertility and Sexual Health)
Body Area: Female Specific
Body Parts: Genitals
Symptoms: Irregular or Missed Menstrual Periods
Preimplantation Genetic Screening, also known as Embryo Screening, helps to reduce or remove the chances of having a baby with certain genetic diseases a couple is trying to avoid. The embryo and/or oocytes are screened and selected prior to implantation using IVF (in-vitro fertilization).