If the endometrium is receptive, the embryo will be able to implant and pregnancy will occur. Otherwise, the pregnancy test would be negative. Therefore, it is essential that the embryo transfer in an in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment be performed when the endometrium is receptive in order to increase the probability of success.
What is endometrial receptivity?
By Gustavo Daniel Carti M.D. (gynecologist), Luis Rodríguez Tabernero M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Pilar Alamá Faubel M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Victoria Moliner BSc, MSc (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D. (biochemist).
Last Update: 10/27/2022