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The process of how to present them with their chances for pregnancy and when to advise them to insist with stimulated cycle or switch to nonstimulated cycle or options such as donated oocytes or adoption is a delicate one.
When at least one mature follicle was assessed to have ranged in diameter between 18 mm and 20 mm, we performed ovulation triggering via intramuscular injection of urinary hCG (5000–10,000 U of hCG) or subcutaneous injection of recombinant hCG (250 [micro]g of ovitrelle) in stimulated cycles or in some natural cycles.
Cryopreservation provides couples with future embryo transfer attempts without the added risk of another stimulated cycle; furthermore, frozen embryo cycles offer a sizable reduction in cost.
INTRODUCTION: To obtain a higher likelihood of achieving pregnancy, IUI is usually synchronized with ovulation, either in a natural or a stimulated cycle. The overall success of IUI varies, with pregnancy rates between 5 and 26% per cycle (1).
Ovarian stimulation has been shown to have adverse effects on endometrial receptivity and the risk of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) is also increased when embryo transfer is performed in the stimulated cycle.

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