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Have endometriosis. Done IUI. Tried IVF, egg quality not good. How to improve egg quality?

Dear Doctor\, We have been maried 13 yrs. My wife is Endometriosis condition and now 39 years. Tried many IUIs . No sucess. 3rd day blood report says her FSH leval is 17.6 . We tried IFV last wek through booster program of GONAL F. Got only 1 egg. not good quality. Doctor could not fertile it due to quality in egg (brownish color ) . He says only way to find a eg donor. Please let us know any way of improving her egg quality ? Thanks. Anil Sri Lanka +0000
Asked On : Mon, 11 Mar 2013
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Infertility Specialist 's  Response
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As per your history it is evident that your wife is suffering from premature ovarian failure along with endometriosis. With increasing age, quantity and quality of eggs deteriorate. Endometriosis is additional factor leading to infertility which also leads to of poor quality eggs. At present IVF with donor eggs will give you best chance of success. There are many treatments available said to improve egg quality but nothing has been proved. I dont think any of these treatment will give any benefit in your case. For time being before you decide for IVF with donor eggs, she can be put on DHEA tablets for 3 months and hope for improvement.
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Answered: Tue, 12 Mar 2013
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