Poorer IVF outcomes for IBD women

Doctors should recommend infertile women with IBD to initiate IVF treatment as soon as possible to maximise their chances of a live birth, Danish researchers say.

Their study of over 50,000 women spanning 20 years undergoing IVF and other assisted reproduction technologies (ART) shows women with IBD are less likely to achieve a live birth compared with women without IBD.

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