Today, with IVF treatment, it is possible to prevent the birth of genetically disabled babies and to prevent the transmission of some genetic diseases.
What is PGD?
It is possible to ensure that families have healthy babies by eliminating genetic factors-related diseases with preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) method before the child is born. When people with genetic diseases and people with disabilities want to have children, these problems can be eliminated by the same methods.
In vitro fertilization and preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) treatments are successfully applied in our country. With these methods, families can have healthy babies by easily separating genetic diseases such as Down Syndrome (having 3 chromosome 21) and transferring healthy embryos to the mother’s womb.
Transmission of genetic diseases can be prevented
In addition, Mediterranean Anemia (thalassemia), cystic fibriosis, muscle wasting disease, etc., which are common in our country. With the help of in vitro fertilization and preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) method, families can take healthy children who do not have these diseases with their healthy embryos.
The point of satisfaction is that the preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) method, one of the advanced technologies applied in in vitro fertilization and in vitro fertilization, has been implemented very successfully in our country. Patients come to our country from Europe, the Middle East and many countries to see these treatments applied in a limited number of countries around the world. It is possible to have very healthy babies with the IVF method, which is successfully applied in our country.