Can IVF Be Canceled?
Can the ongoing IVF process be canceled?
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First of all, of course it needs to be confirmed in advance what stage your IVF process is. In general there are 3 processes that must be passed when trying to carry out IVF:
the process of taking seeds (eggs from women and sperm cells from men)
fertilization process (bringing together eggs and sperm outside a woman's body)
the process of implanting an embryo into the uterus
If you and your partner have only just reached the stage of seed collection, the process can be canceled or postponed. For example, if you want to store eggs or sperm that have been taken, then you can talk to your doctor about the process of freezing and storing sperm or eggs.
If you and your partner have reached the stage of fertilization but the embryo has not been implanted in the uterus, of course the process can not be restored, you can cancel the embryo implantation process if indeed you and your partner do not want a pregnancy, and you can talk to your doctor about freezing and storing the embryo if one day you want the embryo again.
If you and your partner have reached the embryo implantation stage, then nothing can be done. The pregnancy process is already underway and should not be canceled again (abortion is illegal in Indonesia).
If you have not gone through the processes above, think carefully about the advantages and disadvantages and value well your readiness and your partner. IVF is a process that is not cheap and not easy, so make sure you know clearly the details of the process, the possibilities that will occur, and make sure your heart and your partner are already solid before doing so.
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