The effect of mid-luteal estradiol level on the outcome of ICSI-ET cycles

  title={The effect of mid-luteal estradiol level on the outcome of ICSI-ET cycles},
  author={Erdal Aktan and Kaan Bozkurt and Dilek Ozer and Sait Yucebilgin and Nedim Karadadaş and Onur Bilgin},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
We investigated if mid-luteal estradiol levels could predict the outcome in intracytoplasmic sperm injection embryo transfer (ICSI-ET) cycles (n=231). Pregnant and non-pregnant women were compared regarding their peak estradiol levels on human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) injection day, and mid-luteal estradiol levels on the 7th day following oocyte recovery. Pregnancy rates of the groups that were designed according to the "peak/mid-luteal estradiol level" and the mid-luteal estradiol levels… CONTINUE READING
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