Waiting on embryo news

Hi, I'm new to this. Just had my egg retrieval yesterday and they found 11 eggs which is positive. Feeling a bit uncomfortable after the procedure and not too keen on the progesterone but keeping telling myself that will get through this stage as I managed the injections okay. Waiting on phone call today to see how many have been fertilised. My SO and I have been trying for two years and it has been a roller coaster of emotions getting to this stage but can't believe we are here!! Keeping my fingers crossed for today that there are good number of embryos today. All the best to everyone else going through this and glad I found this website to share x

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  • It is a horrible wait but I wish you all the luck in the world. Xxx

  • Thank you, I have everything crossed at the moment x

  • 11 eggs is a good number of eggs....we al r in this difficult journey....dont worry much think that u wil get ur little one soon....al d best for upcoming journey...

  • Hi

    The waiting on the call is the hardest part... I was just sat staring at my phone for what seemed an eternity, when I needed a wee it went with me, I dare not take my eyes off of it!!!

    The site is amazing and the ladies (and gents) on here are some of the best people you'll ever find, we are all here to help and the support is genuine x

    Good luck for your call this morning, they do try to call before 10/11am

    Holly xx

  • Thank you for the reply! Feels like I'm in limbo at the moment. Can't believe though we are at this stage already🙂 All the best in your journey as well xx

  • Limbo is a good word for it but try not to worry they will call you this morning xx

  • Morning Fi86. I had my EC yesterday too. They get 6 good looking eggs and 2day I start my "first progesteron "... I'm praying 🙏 For good news that my all 6 being fertilize ...🍀 I wish you luck Hun xx😃

  • Hi, thanks for your reply. Hope you get the news you are looking for as well 🙂 It's like being in limbo! All the best and will keep updating as feel this is a really good outlet. Is difficult to talk to people about it and is good to have people there that can understand xx have my fingers crossed for you

  • Thinking of you. I found the wait for embryo fertilization results as bad as the 2ww. It is a tough process but there can be a light at the end of the tunnel. After going through 2 full rounds of IVF and a bunch of transfers (that after years of trying), we are expecting a little boy. Currently 17 weeks. I still feel nervous about it, but it's becoming more real now....

  • Thank you 🙂 It is tough but I'm glad to hear that all the ups and downs can be worth it. I wish you all the best in your journey and I'm happy that you have the news have that you been waiting for 🙂 Xx

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