Hi!! Any advice on Frozen Embryo Transfer. Thanks!

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caz22
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Hi!! Any advice on Frozen Embryo Transfer. Thanks!

Post by caz22 » Sun Jan 22, 2006 11:21 pm

Hi all - its been ages since last on the site - hello to any of my old buddies out there!

Has anyone got any words of wisdom on frozen embryo transfer. Any tips for success?

I am trying not to be too wound up by it all this time.....VERY hard! Although I did allow myself a couple of alrge glasses of wine this weekend!

Does anyone know the success rates - i keep hearing 10% or 20%?!

Anyway - just to say hi and that I'm really hoping that I'll be joining you in cycling over the next few weeks....assuming my embies defrost.....seems like thats quite a big what if?

Big X
cazx

souris
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Post by souris » Mon Jan 23, 2006 8:55 am

HI Caz,

sorry i cant help with the FET'
but i want to wish you the best!

Take care
souris
xxx
Me 27, DH 55
04/ 05 ICSI -tive 02/06 ICSI. No fertilisation
09/ 06 ICSI. BFP!!! M/C at 12 weeks.04/07 ? ICSI -tive
04/08 ICSI BFP!!! M/C at 12 weeks
Feb 09 6th ICSI has started! neg
June 09 7th ICSI. Please make it happen!!

Cla
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Post by Cla » Mon Jan 23, 2006 11:01 am

Hi Caz!

Have just had FET and now in the 2ww. I have to say this was a doddle compared to fresh IVF, but probably because I had a natural FET. Just a few scans and then the transfer. I know it's different if it's a medicated cycle, but again it's a lot less intrusive than a fresh cycle.

I think the usual advise that exists for all cycles applies - relax, look after yourself etc. etc.!

Good luck!

Cla
xx
Me: 35 DP : 38
1st time IVF - Aug/Sept 05 -ve
FET - Jan 06 - BFP!!!
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Post by sleepyfoy » Mon Jan 23, 2006 2:57 pm

Hi Caz!

I had a medicated FET in Aug and we are 6 months pregnant with Scrappy right now!!!!!! I was worried about the %/s going in, but you just have to have faith and pray/hope for the best. We had four embies implanted, only one took( that is why we call him scrappy- because he is a fighter)..

Are you having a medicated FET or natural? I took the lovely progesterone shots from Aug to Mid Oct.( my progesterone level was very low) Not so much fun but worth it. I wich you the best of luck-
love,
Jodi

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