Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
164 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

What causes lower left abdominal pain after embryo transfer?

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2009

Answered : 3092 Questions

default
Posted on Wed, 8 Jun 2016 in Infertility Problem
Question: im having lower left side pain after embryo transfer. im a little concerned it might be an ectopic pregnancy. its only been 3 days since embryo transfer
doctor
Answered by Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Too early worry, ectopic pregnancy very unlikely, watch, if persistence, ul

Detailed Answer:
Hi and thanks for the query,

I understand this could be concerning. I can however reassure you that after an embryo transfer, chances of the pregnancy becoming ectopic are almost zero.

I think this should simple a reaction of the system and a simple pain killer and just watching for a couple of days, with some bed rest should be sufficient.

In case pain persists, you might have to consult your doctor for an ultrasound.

For now, I would say too early to worry.

Thanks and kind regards as I wish you the best of health.

Dr Bain
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Medical Procedures

Recent questions on  Embryo transfer

doctor1 MD

hi,this is my 5th week going on after embryo transfer,dr.says ultra sounds r ok no problem,but froml last week I m having daekish brown...

doctor1 MD

Hi , I had brown discharge after going to the toilet today. Its how my period usually starts. The next time i wne, nothing. With my usual periods...

doctor1 MD

Hi, My wife had just gone through IVF process and had the Embryo Transfer on the 25th May 2014 (16 days ago) Proluton Depot 250mg was given on the...

doctor1 MD

Im on 10th day after embryo transfer, having severe pelvic pain now and during past few days im experiencing lot of pelvic pressure and bloating,...

doctor1 MD

HI, my wife has undergone embryo transfer , from 7th Day she is have loose stools, please advice if this is a concern, loose stools started 24hrs...

doctor1 MD

I am 5 weeks pregnant. I have undergone ivf icsi . Since embryo transfer i have been using naturogest progestrone vaginal suppositries 3 times a...

doctor1 MD

Sir i went through embryo transfer procedure as on dated 04-10-2017 but by mistake i inserted folsafe vaginally for 2 days and forgot insert...