Conditions & Treatments
Conditions & Treatments
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Also called a surrogate, a gestational carrier is a woman who carries and delivers a child for a couple or individual, opening up options for many to start families.
Reproductive Options for Transgender Individuals
At Yale Fertility Center, we offer an array of treatment options for transgender men and women.
Egg Donation (for the recipient)
For a number of patients, egg donation is the only option that will allow them to achieve parenthood. This is an approach with high success rates.
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
IVF involves retrieving a woman’s eggs and a man’s sperm and combining the two in a laboratory dish. A fertilized embryo is transferred to the woman’s uterus.
Fertility preservation methods are available to help cancer patients hoping to conceive in the future, and women who plan to start a family later in life.
We use the latest research and fertility science to maximize a woman's chances of pregnancy while minimizing the number of procedures required.
Male infertility is caused by abnormal sperm production, blockage of sperm delivery or low sperm production. Treatments are available that work.
Ovulation Induction and Intrauterine Insemination
Ovulation induction uses fertility medications to stimulate the release of eggs from the ovary. Intrauterine insemination can be used with it to achieve pregnancy.
Egg Donation (for the donor)
Becoming an egg donor means you are giving another person the opportunity to realize their dream of building (and raising) a family
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is an umbrella term used to describe a collection of symptoms caused by certain hormone imbalances.
Colorectal Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
If you're concerned about colorectal cancer, here are some answers to commonly asked questions about risk factors, detection and treatment.
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
Abnormal uterine bleeding—or menstrual bleeding that is unpredictable in timing, amount or duration—is a common problem among women.
Vasectomy Reversal (Vasovasostomy)
Vasectomy reversal is a surgical procedure that can help men father children again or for the first time. The procedure is performed by a skilled microsurgeon.
Oropharyngeal Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Pharyngeal cancer affects the back of the throat (pharynx), and oropharyngeal cancer affects the back of the tongue, tonsils, soft palate and part of the throat.
Throat Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Throat cancer can affect either the pharynx or larynx, and there are a variety of different types, based on where the cancer is found.
Doctors only diagnose cancer after ruling out other possible causes for symptoms and performing tests to check and double-check the diagnosis.
Breast Cancer in Men
Since breast cancer is far more prevalent in women than men, it's important for men to know the symptoms in order to get diagnosed at an early stage.
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Smoking puts you at greater risk for developing non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). This is the most common type of lung cancer. Early diagnosis is key.