Natural conception happens when sperm enters egg of female and forms an embryo (early stage baby). Embryo grows on to become a full baby in about 9 months time.
If pregnancy does not happen naturally even after one year of trying and age of female is under 35 years. If age of female is over 35 years, then after 6 months of natural trying, couple should visit a fertility specialist. Even if couple already has a baby, the same rules apply and in thisRead More…
In about 1/3rd patients, it’s because of male problem, in about 1/3rd female problem and again in about 1/3rd the cause can not be found but still pregnancy can happen.
– Absent sperms (azoospermia) – Less sperms (oligospermia) – Structure defect of sperms (teratospermia) – Less motility of sperms(asthenospermia) – Less volume of semen (Hypospermia) – Occupational hazard like excessive exposure to heat
– Blockage in tubes – Endometriosis – chocolate cysts – Anovulation – Eggs are not formed – Polycystic ovarian disease
For male – Semen analysis For female – Ovulation study (done by ultrasound and blood tests), hormone tests, test for tube blockage.
Timed Intercourse (TI) – Egg is produced and the correct time to try is told to the couple. Intra-uterine Insemination (IUI) – Egg is produced and at correct timings concentrated sperms are introduced into the uterus. IVF / ICSI (Test tube Baby) – Egg is removed from female and it is mated with sperm outsideRead More…
Yes, this can be done with consent of both partners and is kept confidential from everyone else. Neither the donor knows who is recipient nor the couple knows who is the donor. This is very much legal in India.
No, that never happens in an ethical centre like ours.
There are many centres in the market run by people who are either not infertility specialists or many times they are not even doctors. They simply act as mediators and most of the technical work is done by a team which visits them once a month. They have to club all patients on the datesRead More…