Grief consists of different stages that a person generally goes through in the face of a loss. This loss can be physical (miscarriage), genetic (need to resort to gamete donors) or existential (acceptance of infertility), among others.
Not all the phases of grief have to be experienced or follow the same order. Each patient is different and experiences grief differently. Moreover, the same person will not experience grief in the same way twice.
Read the full article on: Psychological Aspects of Assisted Reproduction ( 58).
By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Blanca Paraíso M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Carolina Freire Ortega (psychologist), Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist) and Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 02/15/2022