Embryo implantation is the process by which a fertilized egg, already converted into an embryo, reaches the uterus and adheres to the endometrium to begin gestation. Normally, this occurs on day 5-6 of embryonic development, when the embryo has already acquired the stage of hatching blastocyst.
Development and implantation of embryo in the uterus
By Dr. Manuel Muñoz MD, PhD (gynecologist), Sara Salgado BSc, MSc (embryologist), Silvia Jiménez Bravo BSc, PhD (senior clinical embryologist), Zaira Salvador BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 10/02/2019