Multiple pregnancies involve more risks than normal pregnancies. That’s why an exhaustive medical check-up with ultrasounds is needed to figure out if there any signs of alarm.
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Menotropin or hMG stands for human menopausal gonadotropin. It is a hormone used as a medication for women undergoing assisted reproductive treatments which require ovulation induction.
The main disadvantage derived from recombinant FSH if compared to other assisted reproductive treatments is that it is more expensive, since it does not come from the purification human urine.
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.
Pregnancy tests look for the presence of this hormone. This is the reason why they are highly accurate: this hormone is only produced during pregnancy.