Transvaginal, ultrasound-guided oocyte retrieval for in vitro fertilization.

As compared to laparoscopic oocyte retrieval, the trans-vaginal, ultrasound-guided technique can be performed away from a formal operating room, without general anesthesia and its attendant risks and with a significant reduction in operating time. Performed under paracervical block and minimal analgesia, transvaginal, ultrasound-guided oocyte retrieval… (More)