Written Question on In Vitro Fertilisation

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Date Title Questioner
1 May 2018, 3:45 p.m. In Vitro Fertilisation Siobhain McDonagh

Question

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, in how many IVF cycles where 15 or more eggs were collected were fresh embryo transfers were carried out in (a) 2013, (b) 2014, (c) 2015, (d) 2016 and (e) 2017.

Answer (Jackie Doyle-Price)

The information requested is shown in the following tables:

Stimulated and non-stimulated cycles

20 or more fresh eggs were collected1

15 or more fresh eggs were collected

Total number of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) cycles2

IVF cycles where embryos were transferred

Total number of IVF cycles2

IVF cycles where embryos were transferred

2013

3,938

2,728

10,118

8,130

2014

3,872

2,519

10,148

7,748

2015

4,319

2,452

10,677

7,467

2016

4,391

2,226

10,560

6,848

2017

4,724

2,267

11,089

6,895

Stimulated cycles only

20 or more fresh eggs were collected1

15 or more fresh eggs were collected

Total number of IVF cycles2

IVF cycles where embryos were transferred

Total number of IVF cycles2

IVF cycles where embryos were transferred

2013

3,927

2,720

10,094

8,112

2014

3,871

2,519

10,141

7,747

2015

4,316

2,450

10,670

7,463

2016

4,388

2,224

10,555

6,844

2017

4,719

2,264

11,080

6,888

Source: Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority Register. Data as at 22 January 2018.

Notes:

1The figures for 20 or more eggs collected are also included in the figures given for 15 or more eggs collected.

2Includes all reasons for the IVF cycle taking place, including treatment, egg share, donation, research, egg storage, embryo storage and undefined reasons.


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