Frozen Embryo Transfer

It's a technique used during in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment in which embryos that have been previously frozen are thawed and transferred to a woman's uterus at a later time.

Overview

Frozen embryo transfer (FET) is a technique used during in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment in which embryos that have been previously frozen are thawed and transferred to a woman’s uterus at a later time. The embryos are typically frozen using a process called vitrification, which rapidly freezes them to prevent the formation of ice crystals that can damage the embryos during freezing and thawing.

The FET procedure is often used to increase the chances of a successful pregnancy in women who have undergone multiple unsuccessful IVF cycles or who wish to use embryos that were frozen for fertility preservation. FET can also be used in cases where the woman’s ovaries are overstimulated during an IVF cycle, making it unsafe to transfer the embryos immediately.

The FET process involves preparing the woman’s uterus for embryo implantation by administering hormones such as estrogen and progesterone. These hormones help to thicken the lining of the uterus and make it more receptive to implantation. The frozen embryos are then thawed and transferred to the uterus using a thin catheter. The timing of the transfer is carefully planned to coincide with the woman’s menstrual cycle and maximize the chances of a successful pregnancy.

The success rates of FET vary depending on a range of factors, including the quality of the embryos, the age of the woman at the time the embryos were frozen, and the thickness and receptivity of the endometrial lining. However, FET is generally considered to be a safe and effective technique for increasing the chances of a successful pregnancy in women undergoing IVF treatment.

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Dr. Indu Madhusudhan

MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Speciality : Infertility Specialist, Gynecologist, Obstetrician Experience : 22+ Years Experience
Languages spoken : English, Kannada ,Hindi , Marathi

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Dr. Madhusudhan H.R

MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery, MNAMS - General Surgery, FRCS - General Surgery, MBBS

Speciality : Infertility Specialist, Gynecologist, Obstetrician Experience : 22+ Years Experience
Languages spoken : English, Kannada ,Hindi , Marathi

Sushma Dasari
Sushma Dasari
2022-12-30
It’s a gods grace to meet Dr.Indu Madhusudhan, our life has changed completly because of her advices, I am conceived now and expecting a baby in few days. She is extremely patient friendly, polite and smiling in addressing all our concerns. More to it she also made us feel comfortable in communicating freely during the appointments. I would say she is one of the top most gynaecologist with impeccable knowledge. Thank you mam for utmost care and advices.
Suseela kurakula
Suseela kurakula
2022-12-24
Very good consultation…and preferable
vinutha prabhakar
vinutha prabhakar
2022-10-17
I have known Dr.Indu for over a year now. She is extremely kind and helpful. Patiently addressed all our concerns. She has such a positive aura which is calming. She has been of great support in my pregnancy journey! I am so glad to have consulted her. Thank you, Doctor.
Srujana Banjagere
Srujana Banjagere
2022-09-07
Extremely kind and empathetic. carefully investigates your entire history and explains the options available. Doctor is very transparent and knowledgeable. She also has a soothing aura. Definitely recommend to anyone trying for a baby.
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sonali manure
2022-05-17
Doctor is very professional and friendly. I am so grateful to have met her. 🙂🙏
Pratibha Kulkarni
Pratibha Kulkarni
2021-11-13
We are thankful to Dr.Indu for always being there for us. Throughout our infertility journey she gave us hope and encouraged us to not give up. We really appreciate her knowledge, friendliness and frankness. Her calm demeanour and constant guidance helped us keep calm through our challenging pregnancy and emergency c-section. She has not just been our doctor but also a friend and a guide.

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