embryo vitrification

noun

a method of in vitro fertilization in which the embryo is exposed to a vitreous solution and frozen before being thawed and implanted into the uterus

Nearby words

  1. embry-,
  2. embryectomy,
  3. embryo,
  4. embryo sac,
  5. embryo transfer,
  6. embryo-,
  7. embryoblast,
  8. embryocardia,
  9. embryoctony,
  10. embryogenesis

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