Objective To assess the outcome of pregnancy following assisted conception.
Design Cohort descriptive study.
Setting Unit of Reproductive Medicine, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School.
Subjects One hundred and forty-eight consecutive assisted conceptions.
Main outcome measures Patient characteristics and outcome of pregnancy.
Results Seventy-nine percent of mothers were aged between 26 and 35 years (mean 31.4).
The main causes of infertility were tubal (48%), unexplained (35%), anovulatory (8%) and male factor (8%). Primary infertility accounted for 61% of cases and 82% of pregnancies occurred within 3 treatment cycles.
Thirty-five (24%) pregnancies miscarried before 14 weeks and 7 (5%) between 15 and 24 weeks gestation.
Mots-clés Pascal : Evolution, Etude cohorte, Gestation, Procréation assistée, Homme, Fréquence, Complication, Service santé, Néonatologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Evolution, Cohort study, Pregnancy, Assisted procreation, Human, Frequency, Complication, Health service, Neonatology
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Cote : 93-0632361
Code Inist : 002B20A04. Création : 199406.