Zygote Intrafallopian Transfer (ZIFT)

ZIFT is recommended to patients who may not be IVF candidates and whose success is inhibited by male factor or sperm antibodies in the cervix. ZIFT is a combination of the IVF and GIFT procedures, with IVF be employed-up to the stage of embryo transfer. A laparoscopy is performed and the embryos, which have been loaded into a catheter are placed into the ampulla, of the fallopian tubes.