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In Vitro Fertilization - IVF Frequently Asked Questions
1. Is the ivf treatment a last solution?
In-vitro fertilization (ivf) can help achieve pregnancy when other treatments have not worked.
2. What is the chance of being successful in the ivf process?
Success depends on woman's age and embryo quality. According to international data, age under 30 pregnancy rates are around 50% and after 40 years of age, it falls to 15-20%.
3. What is the process of ivf treatment?
The ivf process starts with a general evaluation, follicle monitoring, egg collection, processing of eggs in the laboratory environment, fertilized eggs are transferred to the mother's womb on a certain day.
4. Is there any effect of age on the ivf application?
Pregnancy rates may also decrease in elderly patients. Factors such as the number of eggs obtained after ivf treatment and low risk of advanced age may lead to failure.
5. How long does tube ivf process take?
The process lasts 9 or 12 days on average. Sometimes, with pioneer treatments, this period may be prolonged for 25 or 27 days, when the eggs are collected, the embryos are transferred after an average of 2-6 days. Approximately 11-12 days after pregnancy test results are examined. In other words, results are obtained in about 1 month after the beginning of treatment.
6. In ivf treatment is it possible to determine the gender?
The sex determination of the embryo can be done by examining the chromosomes during preimplantation genetic study. However, this is not ethical and prohibited by law, it is only a genetic requirement.
7. Is there any treatment protocol to be selected in ivf treatment?
There are various treatment protocol according to trial results, patient's age, ovarian reserve and accompanying gynecopathology. All protocols are determined by the doctor
8. Is each egg fertilized?
The eggs must be mature and structurally normal for fertilization. Embryologists can make this distinction between eggs. In addition, a healthy embryo cannot be obtained from each egg after fertilization.
9. Where you do the ivf treatment and how is the organization?
We carry out IVF treatment in 2 different international hospitals in Istanbul. First of all we make patient appointment. According to appointment date doctors are going to meet with the patient. Also patients can contact with doctor before they come to Türkey. Our doctor Ms. Tülay are explain more details about the treatment process.
10. Who is my ivf treatment doctor?
Professor Dr. Tülay Okman Kılıç's career in ivf treatment
Tulay Okman-Kilic, M.D
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
I received my medical degree from Uludag University Medical School at Bursa, and completed my Ob/Gy residency at Trakya University in Edirne. I persisted to my academic life in same clinic. My clinical interests include general obstetrics and gynecology, perimenopause and menopause, in vitro fertilisation, and genital aesthetic. I am ad hoc review committee member of Fertility and Sterility, The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research, Maturitas, Europian Journal of Obstetrics&Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Journal of the Turkish-German Gynecological Association,Journal of Medical Practise and Reviews, Reproductive Bio Medicine Online, Annals of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and I am official scientific reviewer of the Medicine Science Monitor. member of Editorial Board,Advances in Sexual Medicine.