Is the egg retrieval procedure in IVF painful?
Due to anesthesia used during the egg retrieval procedure one cannot feel the pain. However, one can feel the abdominal cramping for 1-2 days post the procedure.
You are advised to contact your doctor and take emergency contraceptive pill.
The difference between IVF and ICSI are IVF is used for female infertility and ICSI is used for male infertility.