One of the concerns which lots of people have is that the
risk of a twin or triplet pregnancy is increased after IVF.
This can be a cause for worry because lots of people are anxious
about their ability to be able tobring up two babies at a time.
It's not just the financial expense that bringing up two
babies causes - it's also the social burden, as well as the increased risk of
medical problems with twins.
In the past, it is true thatthis risk was increased,
because lots of doctors would transfer more than one embryo. Sadly, many
doctors continue to do this in orderto inflate their pregnancy rates, and this is
whatcauses twins or triplets after IVF.
This is an iatrogenic complication, because these doctors
aren't confident about their skills.
Good IVF clinics will only transfer one embryo at a time, and
this should be a top quality blastocyst.
This means their patients will have only a singleton
pregnancy, and their chances of having a twin or a triplet pregnancy is not
If you want to remain in control, please tell your doctor
thatyou do not want a twin pregnancy, and want him to transfer only a single
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