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Doctor insights on: Egg Retrieval Side Effects

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What are possible side effects of IVF egg retrieval?

What are possible side effects of IVF egg retrieval?

Do you mean : Side effects or risks? An egg retrieval is a procedure so there really are not 'side effects, ' there are results: belly soreness, feeling tired, crampy feeling, brief nausea are all possible and common. Do you mean risks? Risks are very low but can include bleeding, infection, and failure to recover eggs; discuss these with your own ivf doctor and good luck. ...Read more

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How long will I have to be out of work or school after an egg retrieval?

How long will I have to be out of work or school after an egg retrieval?

Very briefly: Most women can return back to work or school the next day after egg retrieval. ...Read more

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

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

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 performance of the sperm should be just fine. Icsi is always an option that can help. ...Read more

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What is egg retrieval for assisted reproduction?

What is egg retrieval for assisted reproduction?

Assisted ovulation: An egg retrieval is the removal of eggs form the ovary using ultrasound guidance under sedation. ...Read more

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How painful will the egg retrieval process be?

Manageable: Discomfort after an egg retrieval is minimized with careful management of stimulation and retrieval. Talk with your doctor about your concerns. ...Read more

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How long does the egg retrieval process usually take?

How long does the egg retrieval process usually take?

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. ...Read more

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How long should it take my body to return to normal after egg retrieval?

How long should it take my body to return to normal after egg retrieval?

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 to hyperstimulation, which can last for ten days, or longer if pregnancy occurs. ...Read more

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