Tag: multiple pregnancy

In vitro fertilization

In vitro fertilization is a fertility procedure through which egg-sperm binding occurs in the laboratory, aiming at obtaining an embryo that will be later transferred into the woman so that pregnancy occurs.

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Pregnancy with polycystic ovaries

Twin pregnancy

Woman that have prolycystic ovaries are more prone to suffering from diabetes and multiple pregnancies. Nevertheless, this makes it easier for them to obtain good results with treatments.

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GnRH Analogues

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone

GnRh analogues are hormones used in some assisted reproduction procedures that require a monitorisation of the ovarian cycle. These hormones are administered through injections the patient can apply to herself.

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Embryo transfer on day 3 or on day 5?

Embryo transfer on day 3 or 5

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.

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