The position of transferred air bubbles after embryo transfer is related to pregnancy rate.

Lambers M. J., Dogan E., Lens J. W., Schats R., Hompes P. G. A.

Fertility and sterility, vol.88, no.1, pp.68-73, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 88 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2006.11.085
  • Journal Name: Fertility and sterility
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.68-73
  • Keywords: embryo transfer, air bubble position, pregnancy rate, ultrasonographic guidance, IVF, IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION, ULTRASOUND GUIDANCE, UTERINE CAVITY, MUCIN MUC1, IMPLANTATION, IVF, SUCCESS, IMPACT, DEPTH, HALF
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The possibility to visualize the transfer air bubbles is one of the main benefits of ultrasonographic-guided embryo transfer. The objective of this study was to analyze the relation between the position of the air bubbles and pregnancy rates.