Latest update: 15/05/2017

Assisted reproductive treatment (ART) and PGD: ICSI

As soon as the PGD test is ready, you will come again for a consultation with the genetics doctor and the fertility gynaecologist. The latter will prescribe a medically assisted fertilisation treatment (IVF with ICSI, see below).
Then follows the interview with the fertility counsellor, who will go through the prescribed treatment schedule with you.


Important to know before you start

There are quite a few things you can do to improve the chance of a successful treatment. See Chances of succes.

These are the four keywords:
  • start taking folic acid
  • stop smoking
  • try to abstain totally from alcohol
  • try to lose surplus kilos if you have any