FERTILITYINFO – Recurrent Pregnancy Loss


Genetics and Early Pregnancy Loss

By Dr. Sony Sierra

July 16, 2020

The majority of losses that happen early in pregnancy are due to random genetic error or “aneuploidy”. This can happen when an egg that has an abnormal number of chromosomes is fertilized (meiotic error), or if there is a multiplication or division error in the number of chromosomes after fertilization (mitotic error). Both can happen…

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PGT-A and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

By: Dr. Sony Sierra, MD, FRCSC, REI

January 7, 2020

Dr. Sony Sierra, talks about how Preimplantation Genetic Testing for Aneuploidies (PGT-A) can help reduce the chance of miscarriage and who should consider this option.  

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The Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Program at TRIO

By: Dr. Sony Sierra, MD, FRCSC, REI

September 12, 2019

Recurrent early pregnancy loss affects about 5% of women. At TRIO we have a comprehensive program that focuses on all aspects of recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL), this program is the largest in Canada and includes a personalized management strategy for each patient or couple to optimize the probability of a successful pregnancy. Heading up the…

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