Frequently asked questions for ivf in Cyprus (FAQ)

Frequently asked questions for ivf in Cyprus (FAQ)

The science of medicine has shown massive developments rapidly regarding couples who cannot have children and need treatment in the last twenty years. During the process of IVF treatments we spend a lot of time with our patients and we share this responsibility.

Do women who receive IVF treatment experience premature (early) menopause?
Are babies born via IVF treatment chosen ones?
Is there an increased risk of miscarriage after IVF?
What happens to embryo which have not been transferred and not used?
Does PGD (preimplantation genetic diagnosis) make sure having a 100% healthy child?
What is blastocyst?
I already have a hysterosalpingography HSG (uterus scan); do I need a new one?
Before IVF treatment is a hysteroscopy test sufficient instead of an HSG?
I don't know how to apply the injection medication; what should I do?
How long does OPU (Ovum Pick Up)?
Is OPU (Ovum Pick Up) a painful process?
How do you feel after ovum pick up?
Does every follicle (during ovum pick up) contain an egg?
Does every egg collected for IVF provide fertilization?
How can sperm be obtained after OPU?
When can embryos be frozen?
How long can frozen embryos be stored?
Will all excess embryos (not needed and used for transfer) be frozen?
When can I start doing daily activities such as walking, driving or working?
When can we have sexual intercourse after embryo transfer (ET)?
How long should i rest after the transfer?
How can I have a bath after the transfer?
In what instances will the treatment be classified as unsuccessful and be cancelled?
Are there any long-term side effects of IVF treatment?
How long should I wait after an unsuccessful trial?
Is pregnancy via IVF more at risk compared to normal ones?
Can sperm be produced using stem cell? Is there such an application?
How do you decide on an IVF centre's success and what factors affect this success?