• * The center of assisted medical procreation of the CHU St Pierre is specialised in reproductive medicine. Reference center: quality label ISO 9001 obtained in 2008 and accredited by the AFMPS (Agence Fédérale des Médicaments et Produits de Santé).

In vitro fertilization (IVF)

In vitro fertilization consists of collecting mature oocytes produced by the ovaries and putting them in direct contact with sperm outside the woman’s body. The embryo(s) thus obtained is(are) deposited in the uterus.

 

Fecondation-in-vitro1

 

This technique is used in cases of damage to the fallopian tubes (tubular infertility) but also in cases of severe sperm alteration, endometriosis and for certain types of ovulation problems or idiopathic infertility.

 

Plan du site CHU Saint Pierre - Bâtiment 200, 5è étage . Département de Gynécologie-Obstétrique

Centre de Fécondation In vitro - 322, Rue Haute - Bruxelles Tel +32(0)2 535 3406 Fax +32(0)2 535 3409