IVF failed... why?

Hi, I have had IVF on the NHS but it failed. They said everything was fine when we had all investigations done so why do u think my embryo did not take?

Our Expert's Answer

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Please note that all the answers we give are on a generic basis only, as we cannot provide more in-depth answers without access to your medical history. If you need a more detailed response, tailored to you, we would recommend a consultation with one of our Fertility Specialists for more comprehensive medical advice.

I am sorry that your treatment was not successful. There are many reasons why your treatment may not have worked and your fertility doctor will be able to review your IVF cycle with you. With information on how you responded to stimulation and the quality of your embryos the doctor should be able to give you some possible reasons as to why the embryo did not implant.