Assisted hatching involves making a small holes in the outer shell of the egg to help it release from zona pellucida.
The oocyte is surrounded by extracellular matrix or zona pellucida.
The functions of this matrix are:
Embryo should hatch out of the shell (zona pellucida) to stick to stick to the uterine lining. The density of the egg shell can vary preventing the embryo to hatch out of zona pellucida and consequently, it can not stick to the uterine lining.
Causes of zona pellucida thickness:
Indications for assisted hatching:
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