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Fertility Enhancement

You can deduct as a medical itemized deduction subject to the 7.5% limitation the cost of procedures such as in vitro fertilization including temporary storage of eggs or sperm. Also, surgery including an operation to reverse prior surgery that prevented the person operated on from having children.

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