Understanding Deferred Embryo Transfer at CCRM Fertility Virginia Beach

2024-05-03T15:45:00-06:00March 27th, 2023|

At CCRM Fertility Virginia Beach, we are dedicated to offering advanced reproductive technologies, including deferred embryo transfer, to support individuals and couples on their path to parenthood. This technique plays a crucial role in our comprehensive approach to assisted reproduction, providing options for those navigating the complexities of fertility.



  • Introduction to Ovulation Induction
  • The Dual Purpose of Ovulation Induction
  • Understanding the Treatment Process
  • Considerations and Recommendations

Introduction to Ovulation Induction

Ovulation induction is a cornerstone of fertility treatment, utilizing hormonal medications to stimulate the development and release of eggs. This therapy is particularly beneficial for women who do not ovulate regularly, aiming to produce a single, healthy egg. Additionally, it serves as a strategy for women with unexplained infertility, increasing the number of eggs that reach maturity in a single cycle, thereby enhancing the likelihood of conception.

The Dual Purpose of Ovulation Induction

Our treatment protocols are tailored to address both the absence of ovulation and unexplained infertility. By carefully administering hormonal medications and potentially combining treatment with intrauterine insemination (IUI), we strive to optimize your fertility outcomes. The use of hCG injections to trigger egg maturation and release is a common aspect of this therapy.

Understanding the Treatment Process

Ovulation induction involves a detailed evaluation to ensure it’s the right approach for you, taking into account any underlying hormonal imbalances or health conditions. The process may include the use of synthetic gonadotropin hormones and requires close monitoring through ultrasound and hormone level assessments. Our goal is to stimulate the release of 3 to 5 eggs per cycle, aiming for a pregnancy rate of approximately 30% to 35%.

Considerations and Recommendations

While ovulation induction offers a pathway to pregnancy, it’s important to be informed about the potential risks, such as multiple gestations and ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. Our team at CCRM Fertility Virginia Beach is committed to a thorough evaluation and personalized treatment planning to mitigate these risks. We recommend a limit of 3 to 4 ovulation induction cycles in a lifetime, ensuring a careful and considered approach to your fertility journey.

At CCRM Fertility Virginia Beach, we are dedicated to providing you with the highest level of care and support as you navigate your fertility treatment options. Our team is here to guide you through every step of the process, from initial consultation to treatment and beyond.

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