What are some issues with in vitro fertilization (IVF) to consider?
Any embryos that you do not use in your first IVF attempt can be frozen for later use. This will save you money if you undergo IVF a second or third time. If you do not want your leftover embryos, you may donate them to another infertile couple, or you and your partner can ask the clinic to destroy the embryos. A woman's age is a major factor in the success of IVF for any couple. For instance, a woman under 35 has a much better chance of getting pregnant than a woman over 40. But success rates for all age groups have improved along with advances in the technology.
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