Ovarian stimulation is a key step in all IVF cycles. It involves the artificial stimulation of the ovaries in order to trigger the production of multiple mature eggs. Although this step lasts about 6-10 approximately, in some cases it can extend to up to 14 days, Dr. Martín Hidalgo says.
Elena Martín Hidalgo, MD – Ovarian stimulation in IVF
By Andrea Rodrigo BSc, MSc (embryologist), Elena Martín Hidalgo MD (gynecologist), Gorka Barrenetxea Ziarrusta MD, PhD (gynecologist), María de Las Heras Martínez BSc, MSc (clinical embryologist), Miguel Dolz Arroyo MD, PhD (gynecologist) and Sandra Fernández BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 10/22/2018