Approximately three visits are necessary for ultrasound scans, followed by two visits to the hospital for the procedure itself.

  • initial consultation with a doctor, ultrasound scan, hormonal assessment, and start of hormonal medications (on day 2 or 3 of menses).
  • two further, ultrasound examinations (on day 6 and 9)
  • the day of egg collection usually day 12 of cycle (half day admitted).
  • the day of embryo transfer (clinic visit and rest 1 hour after the transfer)

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