Written Questions are submitted by MPs or Lords to receive information from a Department.
|17 Jul 2018, 4:51 p.m.||In Vitro Fertilisation||Siobhain McDonagh|
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many embryos (a) have been transferred, (b) are still in storage and (c) have been destroyed from IVF cycles in which fewer than 10 eggs were collected for each year from 2014 to 2017.
Answer (Jackie Doyle-Price)
The information requested is shown in the following tables:
Source: The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA).
Data held on the HFEA register as at 11 July 2018.
The information provided does not include a small number of embryos, under 2%, which move between clinics.
“All cycles” includes all reasons for the in vitro fertilisation cycle taking place, including treatment, egg share, donation, research, egg storage, embryo storage and undefined reasons.