Do you have to be put under to have the eggs retrieved?

I am really wondering. My friend said she had to be put under in order for the doctors to get her eggs. I really hope not, because I hate heavy anesthesia. It makes me feel so horrible.

Yes in many cases there is a

Yes in many cases there is a need to put the woman under to retrieve eggs. It can be very painful and I know of women that have taken a few days to a week to recover.

How long does the woman have

How long does the woman have to be put under? Is it a long procedure?

Normally it's like a few

Normally it's like a few hours. Afterwards it can be quite painful.

 
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