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Table 2 IVF cycle characteristics

From: Extended doxycycline treatment versus salpingectomy in the management of patients with hydrosalpinx undergoing IVF-ET

 Salpingectomy group
(n = 260)
Doxycycline group
(n = 45)
P value
Stimulation period (days)11.16 ± 3.5211.53 ± 1.710.42
Consumed HP-uFSH units2596 ± 5022708 ± 6500.278
Follicles ≥ 17 mm on the day of HCG administration11.16 ± 3.5211.89 ± 4.680.324
Retrieved oocytes10.13 ± 3.210.64 ± 4.690.479
Metaphase II oocytes8.7 ± 3.258.53 ± 3.230.76
Two pronucleate embryos6.70 ± 2.636.96 ± 3.910.68
Fertilization rate1609/2087 (77.1%)313/384(81.51%)0.056
No. of embryos transferred2.59 ± 0.492.47 ± 0.550.146
Grade I & II embryos /transferred embryos422/623 (67.74%)72/111 (64.86%)0.552
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD or n/n (%)