What are the complications?
The drugs used for stimulating egg development in ovaries can sometimes excessively stimulate ovaries leading to a symptom complex known as Ovarian Hyper Stimulation Syndrome (OHSS). This syndrome can be difficult to manage and at times can be life threatening. Multiple pregnancy
is an another risk which patients undergoing IVF have to face.
What is the success rate of IVF?
The success rate in India is 40-45% which compares very favorably with other centers throughout the world .
What is the cost of one IVF treatment cycle ?
The cost varies across the country and various centres. In India it may cost Rs. 85,000 which includes all investigations, ultrasonography
, medicines and procedure of IVF during one cycle.
All major metropolitan cities have facilities for IVF. In Delhi, it may be done at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and the Mother and Child Hospital.