Assisted Reproductive Technologies and Infectious Diseases: by Andrea Borini, Maria Valeria Savasi

By Andrea Borini, Maria Valeria Savasi

This concise and functional booklet is the 1st of its sort to check using assisted reproductive applied sciences (ART) relating to blood-borne infectious illnesses: human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis C (HCV). The booklet opens with a dialogue of the impression of those viruses on female and male fertility, by way of particular chapters of every of them, together with paintings with HIV and HCV serodiscordant (where both the male or lady is optimistic) and the detection and impression of HBV and HCV in human gametes and embryos. a major personality on laboratory security whilst appearing artwork with blood-borne viruses follows, and the booklet concludes with a dialogue of paintings in austere and resource-poor settings, the place those infections are frequently dominant because of loss of remedy and entry to vaccines. Written and edited by means of a global array of specialists in reproductive medication, Assisted Reproductive applied sciences and Infectious ailments explores questions, thoughts, and similar concerns with the purpose of successfully aiding clinicians operating with serodiscordant wishing to have childrens.

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