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what happens if my husband has a nocturnal emission on the night before egg retrieval

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
Let your doctor know: Men can usually collect a sample on the net day after a nocturnal emission. The sperm counts may be lower than expected, but the quality and performa ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Opsahl
42 years experience Fertility Medicine
No worries: The emission before egg retrieval probably did not lower the sperm count or quality. Some men with poor semen can have a problem but then for ivf he w ... Read More
Dr. Joseph Pena
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
Probable no effect: Unlikely to have significant effect, especially if semen analyses have been normal. Worst case, if spermatozoa count or motility is subnormal, then th ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
15 minutes: The actual egg removal takes 10-15 minutes. With prep time and recovery, 2.5-3 hours.
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Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends: On the number of egg targets, the skill of the doctor, and the anatomy of the woman; that said it's usually form 10 - 30 minutes.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
One day: Most everyone can return to work or school the day after an egg retrieval.
Dr. Selwyn Oskowitz
50 years experience Fertility Medicine
One day: Noraml egg retereival requires one day off - the day of the retrieval only.
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Very briefly: Most women can return back to work or school the next day after egg retrieval.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
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Likely no.: Don't worry just see your doctor
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Many but: Versed comes to mind, a water soluble benzodiazepine.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: There are great techniques that your doctor can use to minimize discomfort after retrieval. Talk to to your reproductive endocrinologist and have pla ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
Talk with your REI: Pain can be minimized with careful management. Talk to your doctor about reduced stimulation, managing the procedure of egg retrieval, and post-retri ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
Manageable: Discomfort after an egg retrieval is minimized with careful management of stimulation and retrieval. Talk with your doctor about your concerns.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Opsahl
42 years experience Fertility Medicine
Donor or Recipient?: Egg donors are usually <30yo and also screened for good egg quantity. They undergo IVF stimulation and retrieval. Most women do not require pain me ... Read More
A 16-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends on eggs: Most women feel fine the next day, but there is some variability in this. Returning to normal depends on the stimulation. High egg yields can lead t ... Read More

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