SMFM Recommendations: Management of IVF Pregnancies
Use of assisted reproductive technology (ART) accounts for 1.6% of singletons and 18.3% of multiple pregnancies in the United States. Although most IVF pregnancies are uncomplicated, there is an association with increased risks of maternal, fetal, and perinatal outcomes. Some of these risks are affected by specific IVF techniques.
Not associated with increased risk for chromosomal anomalies
Factors associated with an increased risk for chromosomal anomalies include
Older age | PCOS | Severe male or female infertility
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
Is associated with an increased rate of de novo chromosomal abnormalities
Allows for chromosomal or gene defects to be transmitted that might be naturally lost or eliminated
Patients with reduced ovarian reserve and primary ovarian insufficiency
Associated with increased risk of premutation or full mutation for Fragile X
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