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Table 2 Comparison between hCG and dual-trigger protocols: Outcomes of ovarian stimulations

From: Dual trigger with gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist and human chorionic gonadotropin significantly improves live birth rate for women with diminished ovarian reserve

  Control group (hCG) Study group (hCG + triptorelin) P value
E2 on trigger day (pg/ml) 775.29 ± 500.1 628.16 ± 503.4 NS
No. of oocytes Retrieved 3.40 ± 1.36 3.27 ± 1.53 NS
No. of MII oocytes Retrieved 2.85 ± 1.33 2.75 ± 1.42 NS
Fertilization rate (%) 58.63 ± 36.23 73.10 ± 71.80 0.015
No. of embryo transferred 1.67 ± 1.10 2.06 ± 1.11 NS
  1. Note: Values are expressed as mean ± standard deviation or percentage. E2 estradiol, MII metaphase II, hCG human chorionic gonadotropin, NS non-statistically significant