cancelled cycle

cancelled cycle

In assisted reproduction technology, a month during which the ovary is stimulated but no follicles are aspirated.
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Four out of 5 (80%) cancelled cycles in subgroup II were because of under-stimulation while in subgroup I only 2 out of 7 cycles (28.
This could result in an increased number of cancelled cycles, or the potential for needlessly discarding embryos.