V DaCosta, L Chin, S Wynter, J Harriott, L Christie, S Frederick-Johnston, J Frederick, C McKenzie, D Everett, R Foster, Y Walters, A Pottinger
Approximately 8% of the infertile women seeking in
vitro fertilization in Jamaica were anticardiolipin antibody
and/or lupus anticoagulant positive. The presence
of these antibodies did not affect the fertilization rate,
pregnancy rate, nor did it demonstrate an increased risk for cycle cancellation or the ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.