ZIFT is not a risk-free technique. In addition to the risks common to other assisted reproduction techniques such as ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), ZIFT involves possible complications arising from laparoscopic surgery and a high rate of ectopic and multiple pregnancies.
What are the risks of ZIFT?
By Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 05/03/2022
Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez
Graduate in Health Biology from the University of Alcalá and specialized in Clinical Genetics from the same university. Master in Assisted Reproduction by the University of Valencia in collaboration with IVI clinics.