Before starting any treatment for infertility, it is essential to find the cause of problem. An infertility workup is done of both male and female partner including some follow up...
IUI is a technique in which sturdy sperm are sifted out from flaccid ones and later the washed sperm are placed into woman’s uterus during the time of ovulation.
IN VITRO FERTILISATION
In vitro fertilization (IVF) literally means ‘fertilization in glass,’ more simply explained as ‘test tube baby’. In the IVF process, eggs are removed from the ovaries of the female.
ICSI is a technique in which a single sperm is directly injected into an egg to fertilise it and then the fertilised egg (embryo) is transferred to the womb.
FERTILITY ENHANCING SURGERY
With the advent of cutting-edge technology, it has become a feasible option to perform ‘minimally invasive’ surgeries with precision and finesse.
LASER ASSISTED HATCHING
In Laser Hatching technique, Zona Pellucida, a glycoprotein layer hemming in the plasma membrane of mammalian oocytes, is slightly opened through an anodyne laser to attenuate.
Cryopreservation is a technique in which sperm, eggs and embryos are froozen at a sub-zero temperature to preserve them for future when the need arise.
Blastocyst Culture and Transfer is a technique in which an embryo is developed in the laboratory for 4-6 days after fertilisation before being placed in womb.
Donating sperm is considered one of the noblest causes a man can undertake. When the male partner has zilch sperm or his sperm are of low-quality, they need some other man who is willing to donate sperm.
PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC TESTING
Preimplantation Genetic Testing or PGT is a laboratory process performed during an IVF cycle in which embryos can be tested for abnormal chromosomes before they are transferred to the uterus.
Sonography or ultrasound is a technique, which utilises high-frequency sound waves to show images of the structures within a body. The gel is applied to the skin where it’s been examined.