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Embryo Transfer Treatment Alexandria LA

In a Frozen Embryo Transfer cycle, the uterine lining may be prepared using hormones or the transfer may be performed using a natural cycle. The embryo(s) is/are thawed and transferred to the uterus in the same process as in a fresh IVF cycle.

William Denzil Long
(318) 448-3210
3335 Prescott Rd
Alexandria, LA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Edan Damian Moran
(318) 443-7222
3311 Prescott Rd
Alexandria, LA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Eugenia Jacobs
(713) 442-9100
501 Medical Center Dr # 4A
Alexandria, LA
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1997
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Gordon Sewell Bowers
(318) 443-6336
501 Medical Center Drive
Alexandria, LA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Khaled Fouad Rabie, MD
(318) 675-5000
501 Medical Center Dr Ste 300
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1988

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Haissam Nofal Bouz, MD
(318) 448-8517
3311 Prescott Rd
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Damascus, Fac Of Med, Damascus, Syria
Graduation Year: 1971

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Martin Bryan Tanner, MD
(318) 487-1289
501 Medical Center Dr Ste 200
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1972

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James L Gates
(318) 443-7222
3311 Prescott Rd
Alexandria, LA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Joel Christopher Hall, MD
(318) 487-1289
501 Medical Center Dr Ste 200
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 1995

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Dr.Gary Paul Manuel
(318) 487-1289
501 Medical Center Dr # 200
Alexandria, LA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
Year of Graduation: 1987
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Rapides General & Cabrini
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Frozen Embryo Transfer

Frozen Embryo Transfer

IVF - In Vitro Fertilization is a last resort for many couples. Most couples starting IVF have already been through long months of trying to conceive naturally, failed IUI - Intrauterine Insemination - cycles, multiple tests, a lot of frustration and disappointment.

When excess embryos created in the process of IVF are not transferred to the uterus, they can be frozen for future cycles. As eSET (elective single embryo transfer) becomes more prevalent, as is seen in a current worldwide trend to try to prevent birth of multiples as a result of IVF, frozen embryo transfer cycles will increase in popularity. The pregnancy rate following the fresh transfer of a single embryo followed by, if necessary, the transfer of a single thawed embryo is remarkably similar to that of transferring two fresh embryos, while eliminating the risk of twins almost completely.

In a Frozen Embryo Transfer cycle, the uterine lining may be prepared using hormones or the transfer may be performed using a natural cycle.

The embryo(s) is/are thawed and transferred to the uterus in the same process as in a fresh IVF cycle.

It is said that frozen embryos are less successful than fresh embryos, however some women who have been successful with frozen embryos feel that some factors actually make it more likely to succeed:

  • The preparation stage, which is emotionally draining, is much simpler
  • It is easier to control the thickness of the uterine lining
  • There is no egg retrieval process -- another high-stress point

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