gamete intrafallopian transfer

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Related to Gamete intra-fallopian transfer: Zygote intrafallopian transfer, Intracytoplasmic sperm injection

gamete intrafallopian transfer

[¦ga‚mēt ‚in·trə·fə¦lō·pē·ən ′tranz·fər]
(medicine)
A variation of in vitro fertilization in which the spermatozoa and oocytes are placed directly into the fimbriated end of the Fallopin tube during the laparoscopy. Abbreviated GIFT.
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In the early 1990s, for example, clinics were trumpeting an alphabet soup of new techniques, with names like GIFT, for gamete intra-fallopian transfer, and ZIFT, for zygote intra-fallopian transfer.
One form of treatment is Gift - gamete intra-fallopian transfer - which places sperm and ova into the fallopian tube.
Immunotherapy to decrease the risk of spontaneous abortion; Infertility management: Coverage criteria for females, Coverage criteria for males, Infertility treatment, Artificial insemination, Ova sticks - ovum transfer/uterine lavage - sperm donor/storage/washing; Intracytoplasmic sperm injection; In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Gamete Intra-Fallopian Transfer (GIFT); Multifetal pregnancy reduction (MFPR); Recurrent Pregnancy Loss; Transcervical balloon tubuloplasty; Intra-uterine device (IUD) - removal, Laparoscopy - pelvic; Myomectomy; Nerve Ablation Procedures for Dysmenorrhea, Laparoscopic; Laparoscopic, Oophorectomy;