IVF treatment timeline

The process of in vitro fertilization (IVF) is typically comprised of three phases: ovarian stimulation, egg retrieval and embryo fertilization and embryo transfer. The following is a general overview of what a step-by-step IVF timeline looks like. These times can vary somewhat, according to your particular infertility diagnosis, your body’s hormone levels and its response to the various treatment steps.

Here is a more detailed outline of what a step-by-step IVF cycle timeline actually looks like: