How many follicles are needed for IVF?

By Andrea Rodrigo BSc, MSc.
Last Update: 09/04/2018

After undergoing ovarian stimulation, at least 3 mature follicles should be ready to be punctured. Follicles are considered mature when they are 16-20 mm in average diameter.

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BSc, MSc
Embryologist
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
Embryologist. Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
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