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Doctor insights on: Bleeding After Embryo Transfer Ivf

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Dr. Michael Traub
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Embryo Transfer (Definition)

Embryo transfer (also et, set. Fet, etc) refers to placing one or more human embryo(s) (multi-cell or blastocyst) into the uterus of a woman trying to become pregnant. Et is the final step in an ivf cycle, and is done in some other circumstances as well. It is extremely safe, mostly comfortable, and usually not technically difficult. Experts agree on its importance, but ...Read more


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Does embryo implant two days after fertilization?

Does embryo implant two days after fertilization?

No: The embryo usually implants about a week or so after fertilization, when it reaches the blastocyst stage. ...Read more

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Ovary pain after embryo transfer normal?

Ovary pain after embryo transfer normal?

Probably: The medications used during advanced fertility techniques can certainly cause formation of ovarian cysts. If you are having abdominal pain or discomfort after such a procedure, you absolutely must contact your doctor. This should be evaluated with specific labs and an ultrasound. ...Read more

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Vaginal bleeding after 20 days of successful embryo transfer. 1st beta hCG report is 102 after 14 days of embryo transfer ?

Vaginal bleeding after 20 days of successful embryo transfer. 1st beta hCG report is 102 after 14 days of embryo transfer ?

Congratulations!: That's very good news. You have not asked a specific we can answer: what do you want to know? ...Read more

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7 days after frozen embryo transfer, pregnancy test?

7 days after frozen embryo transfer, pregnancy test?

No!: That's too early for a reliable test, ask your ivf doctor when he/she wants the test. ...Read more

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After embryo transfer when will egg be retrieved?

After embryo transfer when will egg be retrieved?

Confused: The egg(s) must be retrieved before embryo transfer - so they can be fertilized and become embryos. Maybe i didn't understand your question? ...Read more

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How late does implantation occur after IVF transfer?

How late does implantation occur after IVF transfer?

Implantation: Happens when embryos are between 6-7 days old. So if you have a d3 transfer, implantation is 3-4 days later; if you have a d5, implant is 1-2 days later. Always. ...Read more

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Day 8 after embryo transfer, bleeding and cramping. Stomach starts bleeding on day 8 after embryo transfer. Is there any hope?

Day 8 after embryo transfer, bleeding and cramping. Stomach starts bleeding on day 8 after embryo transfer. Is there any hope?

Pregnancy test: You will know if the ivf has failed if the pregnancy test your doctor has ordered is negative. You need to wait until then. It is still possible to be pregnant after bleeding and cramping. ...Read more

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How many days after fertilization does the fertilized egg become a blastocyst? Then embryo? What implants-the blastocyst or embryo?

How many days after fertilization does the fertilized egg become a blastocyst? Then embryo? What implants-the blastocyst or embryo?

The process: As the fertilized egg divides, it is first known as a morula. Approximately 5 days from first fertilization it forms into a hollow ball known as a blastocyst. This blastocyst implants and begins to sort itself out into different layers--the inner group becomes the embryo and the outer layer will work to nourish and protect. At approximately 6-7 weeks from time of fertilization, an embryo begins. ...Read more

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When does implantation happen after embryo transfer?

When does implantation happen after embryo transfer?

6-to-7 days old: A fertilized egg/embryo always implants in the uterus when it is between 6-to-7 days old. ...Read more

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Does intercourse before two days of frozen embryo transfer effect endometrial layer?

Does intercourse before two days of frozen embryo transfer effect endometrial layer?

Ask doctor: The best person to answer this is to ask the doctor you are working with ...Read more

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What does heavy bleeding after embryo transfer indicate?

What does heavy bleeding after embryo transfer indicate?

Several things: Bleeding 2 weeks post transfer can be caused by a friable, or cervix thats bleed easy, a small bleed behind the gestational sac, following intercourse, the loss of a twin and/or signs of an early miscarriage. If you have any bleeding, contact your doctor immediately. And remember, it may not be a bad sign. Probably would consider starting Progesterone to help quiet the uterus. Good luck. ...Read more

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12 days post embryo transfer cramping and bleeding is this normal?

12 days post embryo transfer cramping and bleeding is this normal?

Maybe...: I agree the best thing to do is call/see your doctor. Small bleeding/mild cramping is often okay. The pregnancy test is the important fact; please check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Gas after embryo transfer is normal?

Gas after embryo transfer is normal?

Probably not: Probably should not have gas after an embryo transfer but if you were anxious leading up to the procedure, which is completely understandable and expected, you might have done a little month breathing and got some extra air in your stomach that you are now passing. I would not worry to much. Good luck and i hope this helps. ...Read more

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I'm bleeding with clots after IVF transfer, is the embryo still safe?

Hard to tell: Bleeding after the transfer or blood on the transfer catheter are not considered good signs. Still, many people will be pregnant even when blood is present. ...Read more

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Possible reasons for bleeding 7 days after embryo transfer?

Possible reasons for bleeding 7 days after embryo transfer?

Several reasons: The bleeding could be due to several different possibilities. It could be your menses coming on, a pregnancy loss, implantation bleeding or even from local irritation from vaginal progesterone supplements. You should follow your clinic's instructions for your medications and blood work, and not be afraid to call them if you have questions or concerns. ...Read more

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Can b pregnant with heavy bleeding on 10th day after embroyo transfer .3 embroyo was transfered?

Can b pregnant with heavy bleeding on 10th day after embroyo transfer .3 embroyo was transfered?

Hard to say: Mild bleeding/spotting can be normal during the earliest phases of pregnancy - but heavy bleeding suggest that the pregnancy is not stable. I suggest you have a chat with your doctor. ...Read more

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When to expect menstral period after 3 days embryo transfer?

When to expect menstral period after 3 days embryo transfer?

Maybe 1 1/2- 2 weeks: The period will come 1 1/2- 2 weeks after embryo transfer provided your Progesterone levels drop. Most women are on Progesterone supplements after ivf and this Progesterone may delay the period from starting, so in many cases the period will not come as expected. The best option is to follow your re's instructions about when to come in for a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Are cramps normal after embryo transfer?

Are cramps normal after embryo transfer?

Yes: As the uterus grows "stretching" pains/cramps become more common. ...Read more

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What are the causes for failed embryo implantation after embryo transfer?

Probabilities: A high proportion of natural embryos do not implant, the same is true for IVF/embryo transfer. Rates improve with pre-screening of the developing embryos, and with younger age of donor (40 have similar rates with donor eggs, very low rates with their own eggs. ...Read more

Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Ivf (Definition)

In vitro fertilization is an assisted reproductive technology. Ivf is a procedure used to treat fertility problems and assist with the conception of a child. During ivf mature eggs are retrieved from the ovaries and fertilized by sperm in a lab. A few days later, the fertilized egg (embryo) or eggs are implanted into the uterus. One cycle of in vitro fertilization ...Read more


Embryo (Definition)

An embryo is a developing human being from between 1- ...Read more