In Vitro Fertilization

Savanna Wagner

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Why?

In Vitro Fertilization is because of women with defected fallopian tubes or a males sperm is weak.

What?

In Vitro Fertilization is also called the "Test Tube Babies". It is where a long tube about a foot long is inserted in the abdomen. it removes the eggs from a women, sperm is removed from a male, they are both combined in a container. The egg is fertilized and put back into the women's uterus.

Who?

Patrick Christopher Steptoe is the person who first discovered In Vitro Fertilization. Steptoe was a British Gynecologists.

When and Where?

in 1968 In Vitro Fertilization was approved to be medically used. It was first used at a hospital in Dublin, Ireland.