Definitions for "Intracytoplasmic sperm injection"
one of the micromanipulation techniques used in Assisted Reproductive Technologies: an enhancement of the IVF procedure, one live sperm is injected into each retrieved oocyte. As in IVF, resulting ebryos are then transferred to the uterus for possible implantation and pregnancy.
Placement of a single sperm into an oocyte (egg) using a small glass needle to penetrate the outer coatings of the egg.
a technique of assisted reproduction in which an ovum is fertilized by injecting a single sperm using micro puncture techniques.