Vitrification is a procedure whereby embryo vitality is preseved without a time limit, the survival rate is close to 100%.
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Dr. Miguel Dolz of FIV Valencia tell us about the advantages and disadvantages of IVF and ICSI techniques, two of the most currently used techniques in assisted reproduction.
Dr Manuel Muñoz, from Alicante’s IVI clinic, tells us about problems, treatments, or investigations into embryo implantation.
Blastocyst is the stage in which embryo implantation within the uterus occurs naturally. To reach this stage, the embryo is cultured up to day 5-6 by means of a sequential culture system.
Once the embryo transfer is performed after the in vitro fertilisation treatment (IVF), many women ask themselves the same question: “Should I rest?”. The answer is “no”: experts recommend continuing with your normal lifestyle after IVF.
A new study proposes the transfer of the embryos 5 days after the embryo culture, instead of 3 days after. According to this study, it may increase the pregnancy rate and, conversely, decrease the rate of multiple births.
Embryo donation is a procedure that is becoming more usual among assisted reproductive clinics. For example, couples undergoing fertility treatments who have cryopreserved embryos may decide donate them.