We ask for a beta hCG pregnancy test 12 days after the embryo transfer. A pregnancy test is necessary regardless of vaginal spotting or bleeding. This test is usually repeated 2-4 days later if positive.
Early Pregnancy Follow-up
Close scrutiny of a pregnancy is necessary to try to identify miscarriages or ectopic pregnancies and to help counsel regarding the status and treatment of multiple gestations. Patients are generally released to their obstetrician at 8-10 weeks gestation.