The in vitro fertilization (IVF) technique has many advantages, but it is not without risks. Among them, we can mention the following:
- Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
- Multiple pregnancy.
- Spontaneous miscarriage.
- Ectopic pregnancy.
In addition, one cannot forget the possible risks associated with a follicular puncture, since, although simple, it is a surgical procedure.
Read the full article on: What Is In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)? – Process, Cost & Success Rates ( 68).
By Eric Saucedo de la Llata M.D. (gynecologist), Gustavo Daniel Carti M.D. (gynecologist), Miguel Dolz Arroyo M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Óscar Oviedo Moreno M.D. (gynecologist), Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 11/24/2021