Mumbai, India (PressExposure) March 02, 2009 -- Beginning an IVF cycle is an exciting and anxious time for a couple. Prospective parents considering in vitro fertilization -- a costly procedure that fertilizes eggs before placing them in the uterus -- often want to know about the process and what are the chances of success.
Researchers now say the rate is between 65 and 86 percent for women under 40 and 23 to 42 percent for women past that age.
According to a news release on the study, each IVF cycle consists of four steps: First, the patient takes a course of fertility medication to encourage egg development. Eggs are then retrieved through a minor surgical procedure. The retrieved eggs are then fertilized in the laboratory and implanted in the woman's uterus.
Taking in all women in the study -- regardless of age, number of times going through IVF or other factors -- the study found that even a conservative analysis showed 51 percent would get pregnant. A more optimistic reading of the numbers shows a 72 percent success rate.
It is found that 27 percent of the women had twins and 2 percent had triplets. There were not cases of more than three babies being born, which now is becoming less common. Deccan Fertility Clinic and Keyhole Surgery Center is one such clinic which offers a comprehensive range of infertility services under one roof. The Deccan Fertility Clinic and Keyhole Surgery Center situated in India, is India's first budget IVF clinic and an ISO 9001-2000 certified center. The Center provides couples with the maximum amount of clinical, emotional, and administrative support they will need to complete their cycle successfully - whether it results in a pregnancy or not.
The services offerred are: Ovarian Follicle Development through Controlled Ovarian Stimulation,Embryo Retrieval through Puncture/Aspiration, Oocyte Culture, Insemination, and Fertilization,Embryo transfer, Donor Egg IVF and Cryopreservation.
You can contact them at: ---------------------------------------- Deccan Fertility Clinic & Keyhole Surgery Center Tel: +91 22 2446 6633 / 2444 9992 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.testtubebabyclinic.com