Does IVF therapy affect the timing of a woman's menopause?

  • 0 Replies
  • 1164 Views

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

*

Offline chris

  • Neilep Level Member
  • ******
  • 5388
  • The Naked Scientist
    • View Profile
    • The Naked Scientists
The drugs given in preparation for IVF stimulate the ovary to produce multiple follicles from which mature eggs (oocytes) can be harvested; does this accelerate the depletion of ovarian follicles and hence advance the age of menopause?

chris
I never forget a face, but in your case I'll make an exception - Groucho Marx