intracytoplasmic


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intracytoplasmic

[¦in·trə‚sīd·ə′plaz·mik]
(cell and molecular biology)
Being or occurring within the cytoplasm of a cell.
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On the basis of type, the global IVF market is segmented into intrauterine insemination, in vitro fertilization, intracytoplasmic sperm injection, and IVF using donor eggs.
Estimation of second polar body retention rate after conventional insemination and intracytoplasmic sperm injection: in vitro observations from more than 5000 human oocytes.
Cytomegalovirus immunohistochemistry will highlight both intranuclear and intracytoplasmic inclusions and may highlight eosinophilic necrotic debris within the villi and infected cells that do not show classic viral cytopathic effect (Figure 3, A and B).
Commenting on the findings, Professor Maarten Albersen, member of EAU Scientific Congress Office, said: "Couples who face an unfulfilled child wish due to male infertility often have to resort to assisted reproductive techniques such as in-vitro fertilization (IVF) or intracytoplasmic sperm injections (ICSI).
In a previous study, Emrush Rexhaj, MD, director of arterial hypertension and altitude medicine at Inselspital, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland, and his colleagues assessed vascular function in participants who were born with assisted reproductive technology (ART) such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI); the investigators found vascular dysfunction in this patient population not "related to parental factors but to the ART procedure itself," they said.
Methods: The quasi-experimental study was conducted from June 2010 to August 2012 at Islamabad Clinic Serving Infertile Couples and comprised infertile females who received long-term gonadotropin agonist protocol for intracytoplasmic sperm injection.
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) involves the injection of a single spermatozoon into an oocyte cytoplasm using a glass micropipette and has become the most frequently used method of fertilization in ART.
Fine needle aspirate collected from nasal swelling for cytological examination revealed small and large sheets of large moderately pleomorphic round cells with intracytoplasmic vacuolation, cytoplasmic basophilia, round nuclei with prominent nucleoli and several mitotic figures, confirming diagnosis of canine transmissible venereal tumor.
Mucinous cystadenocarcinoma is an invasive adenocarcinoma composed of malignant glandular cells containing intracytoplasmic mucin.
Using ejaculated sperm and testicular sperm for intracytoplasmic sperm injection, fertilization rates (56% vs 50%) were similar between the groups.
Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) as an integral part of assisted reproduction has become increasingly popular in human male patients with certain infertility problems (1).