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Oocyte and Semen freezing-Dr.Akhila

Oocyte and Semen freezing-Dr.Akhila

                                             OOCYTE CRYOPRESERVATION Human oocyte cryopreservation (egg freezing) is a procedure to preserve a woman’s eggs (oocytes). This technique was mainly developed to enable women who, due to studies or any other complication can´t deal with pregnancy during their most fertile years, to postpone their maternity until their personal situation is the right to form a family. Surprisingly, the uterus…

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FERTILITY ENHANCING SURGERIES

FERTILITY ENHANCING SURGERIES

Laparoscopy Laparoscopy is a surgical procedure in which a thin, lighted tube known as laparoscope is put through an incision in the belly to check the abdominal organs or female pelvic organs. Why is Laparoscopy done? Laparoscopy is done for: Diagnostic: It is conducted to check for conditions that make the natural conception for the woman difficult, which could be…

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Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS)

Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS)

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome affects women taking injectable hormone medications to stimulate the development of eggs in the ovaries. This may occur in women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF), ovulation induction or intrauterine insemination. Too much hormone medication in your system can lead to ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), in which your ovaries become swollen and painful. A small number of women…

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Semen Analysis

Semen Analysis

SEMEN ANALYSIS Semen analysis, also known as a sperm count test, analyzes the health and viability of a man’s sperm. The World Health Organization estimates that the number of couples affected by infertility is currently 15 percent of all couples attempting to have children. The difficulties are attributable to a significant male factor alone in 30 percent of couples Semen is…

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IUI

IUI

Assisted reproduction (ART) is now an established therapy for the treatment of infertility in a multitude of clinical conditions. It embraces a wide scope of techniques of which intrauterine insemination (IUI), in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) are most popular. Contrary to IVF/ICSI methods, IUI is easy to perform, inexpensive and offers particular advantages such as the…

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ICSI – How it improves fertility?

ICSI – How it improves fertility?

Is getting pregnant is finding unicorn? Then you must know what Infertility is and how effective is ICSI procedure. Infertility is a condition where a couple are unable to conceive after 1 year of unprotected intercourse. Some of the factors that may be responsible for infertility is stress, lifestyle changes, and environmental factors. About 46% of population surveyed in nine Indian…

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Tips To Choose Your Fertility Hospital?

Tips To Choose Your Fertility Hospital?

Realizing you might require fertility treatment may be very stressful. The good news is that most of these conditions are treatable by using simple measures. This is, where the fertility hospital and reproductive medicine specialists come in. When looking for a clinic, it pays off to do a little homework first. One mistake couples do, is get persuaded by TV commercials or…

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Surrogacy

Surrogacy

Surrogacy is a practice whereby a woman bears and gives birth to a child for a couple with an intention of handing over the child to the intending couple after birth Types of surrogacy Altruistic surrogacy: A surrogacy where no charge, expenses or monetary incentives of any nature are given , except the medical expenses incurred to the surrogate mother…

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Sperm Donor

Sperm Donor

Sperm donation is usually used as a last resort when all other methods of sperm retrieval have failed. Scenarios where sperm donation is used: Patients with testicular failure Patients who underwent radiotherapy for cancer. Azoospermia ( no sperm in the semen or testicular biopsy) Repeated IVF failures with own sperm High chances of chromosomal abnormalities in babies We insist that…

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Embryo Donation

Embryo Donation

Embryo donation is used in situations where the couple suffered repeated IVF failures with own egg or with own sperm. When is embryo donation recommended? Couples with a high risk of passing on genetic disorders Women with recurrent IVF failuresProcess of an embryo donation cycle: Appropriate consents are signed by all parties The recipient woman is placed on medication to…

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