What is ICSI? Why do I Need It?

What is ICSI? Why do I Need It?

If you have been trying to get pregnant through unprotective sexual intercourse and failing to conceive it’s time to visit the best Infertility doctors in Aurangabad. With technological advancements and modern facility, there are numerous treatment options available to have a baby carrying your genetic legacy. ICSI – Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection ICSI is one such infertility treatment that helps you deliver test tube baby in Aurangabad, India, and worldwide. If you are here, you indeed are curious to know what ICSI is. When to consider ICSI treatment? Why consider it? And most importantly, what is the efficacy of such fertility treatments? Keep reading to find out all the answers to your curiosity. What is ICSI? A man can fertilize a woman’s eggs when the head of his sperm attach to the outside of the eggs. After the attachment, the sperm pushes through the outer layer and penetrate inside the egg (cytoplasm). It is when the fertilization takes place. In the case of infertility, the sperm lacks motility or strength to create that push. Therefore, with the help of ICSI, a single sperm is injected inside the woman’s cytoplasm of her egg. When do I Need ICSI? ICSI accompanied by the IVF process is one of the most-effective infertility treatments. Although doctors and hospitals will give you the success rate, one must consult the most-reputed and professional ICSI treatment center in Aurangabad. ICSI is recommended by the doctors when When the male partner lack sperm motility to perform artificial insemination or IVF Sperm dysfunction Sperm fails to attach to the egg Blockage in the male reproductive tract (sperm recovered...
What is the Difference between IVF and ICSI Treatment?

What is the Difference between IVF and ICSI Treatment?

An assisted reproductive technique, both IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) and ICSI (Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection) are two popular techniques used as fertility treatments. In both IVF and ICSI method of treatments, the egg cell is artificially retrieved from the female and fertilization occurs outside the female body. However, most patients often get confused with the two terms and remain unsure about the benefits offered by the two techniques. As a result, they are unable to choose the right one. There are numerous experienced and reputed Infertility treatment centers offering exceptionally good IVF treatment in Aurangabad along with ICSI treatment in Aurangabad. Moreover, the IVF cost in Aurangabad, when compared to the cost of infertility services provided by other infertility centers all over India, is highly reasonable and affordable. Primary Difference between IVF and ICSI Treatment: IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) Treatment: “In Vitro” literally refers to outside the body. In the in Vitro method of assisted reproduction, fertilization (fusion of egg and sperm) takes place outside the female body in a Petri dish.IVF was the first technique to be developed. Indications for IVF treatment for male and female include the following: Male Indications: Low sperm count (Oligo –Zoospermia) Decreased motility of sperms (Astheno Zoospermia) Abnormal sperm morphology(Terato Zoppermia) Techniques needing surgical retrieval of sperms (TESA, PESA, TESE, MESA) Female Indications: Tubal factor infertility such as absent tubes, Tubal blockage, Hydrosalpinx, Tubal adhesions. Endometriosis Cervical factors Ovarian factors Immunological infertility Unexplained infertility Procedure for IVF Treatment: Basic stepwise treatment of IVF involves the following: Down-Regulation Superovulation or Controlled ovarian hyperstimulation(COH) Ovum pick up or egg retrieval Insemination, Fertilization and Egg culture Embryo...
ICSI Treatment- Improve your chances of fertility

ICSI Treatment- Improve your chances of fertility

Infertility has mostly been associated with the female anatomy and couples who seek treatment often think of IVF as the last resort. But due to lack of awareness and information about male infertility, not many know of treatments like ICSI which has been hailed revolutionary in curing infertility. At Endoworld Hospital, known as the infertility specialist in Aurangabad, we provide ICSI (Intracytoplasmic sperm injection) to couples struggling with infertility. While it has been around since the early 1990s, it is only now that the treatment is getting recognition. Read below what ICSI is, if you are a candidate for it and what is its success rate? ICSI is an effective treatment for male infertility which involves the injection of a single, good-quality sperm into a mature egg, which is then placed into a woman’s uterus. ICSI is a specialized form of conventional IVF treatment. Using the technique called micro-manipulation, the ICSI procedure is performed employing a special microscope, along with very small surgical tools to handle and place the sperm in the egg. Below are five steps to the ISCI procedure: 1. A sperm sample is taken from male patient’s semen 2. Your eggs are surgically extracted from the ovaries of the female patient 3. Using a tiny needle, one sperm is carefully injected into an egg 4. Post-injection, the fertilized egg is observed for growth and development. 5. Once the normal development is observed, the embryo is carefully implanted into the uterus of the female patient.   ICSI is the most successful form of treatment for couples suffering from the following conditions: When the male partner has a...
Willing to Conceive? Try these stress relief activities

Willing to Conceive? Try these stress relief activities

“Just relax” may be one of the most overused and underrated phrases of our time when life has become the synonym of stress. But sometimes the most simple advice can work wonders when looking for a way out from a stressful situation. Stress can affect our health directly, consequently making us more anxious about our well-being. It is a vicious circle that goes on and on and the perfect example of this situation is when a couple is trying to conceive and fails to achieve a positive result. The apprehension of not conceiving can affect a couple’s fertility, therefore we at Endoworld, the best IVF treatment center in Aurangabad share various tips for care during infertility treatment: 1. Meditation: We mostly stress because of the various scenarios playing in our head and negative thoughts about different situations. Therefore the first step towards being stress-free is to clear your mind of the non-stop thoughts and be in the state of clarity. As you sit for meditation, focus on your breath while acknowledging your thoughts. Do not try to avoid your thoughts, instead just let it be and bring your focus back to your breath. This practice will help you stay more relaxed, bringing more positive results when conceiving. 2. Time-out: Whether it is just 5 mins or a week, you deserve a time-out if it feels you are too stressed about conceiving. Taking a break from your anxious situation will help you give new perspective and ways to solve the problem you’re stuck with. From simple practices like taking a walk or deep breathing to going for a vacation, timeout...
Care After Embryo Transfer In ICSI Treatment

Care After Embryo Transfer In ICSI Treatment

10 tips to follow after embryo transfer in ICSI Treatment Embryo transfer is a part of ICSI treatment where an egg is fertilized using just one sperm. It helps many infertile couples in getting pregnant. They use a fine catheter to transfer the embryo into the uterus. A pregnancy test is done after two weeks of the embryo transfer process. These two weeks waiting time is a really stressful time for the patient. People become anxious and scared that they might do something wrong which can lead to the failure of the process. Hence, many patients going through ICSI treatment in Aurangabad have questions like should I be lying down the entire time? Should I take time off from work? What should be my diet? To put worries to rest here are some precautions you should take after embryo transfer- 1. Avoid stress A small study done in Israel suggest that patients with lower stress level after the embryo transfer is twice more likely to get pregnant than others. Take off from work if it spikes your stress levels. 2. Ditch your caffeine If possible, one should try to stop taking caffeine altogether. Decaffeinated drinks should be opted instead. If you can’t then at least reduce the intake to maximum 200 mg per day. 3. Avoid any heavy lifting Try and avoid any heavy lifting or tough household chores. Take it easy. Get help from your spouse and family when required. Heavy lifting may worsen the matters. 4. Avoid Strenuous Exercises Moderate and light exercising and walking is ok but one should avoid any strenuous physical activity or workouts....
Tips For Your Second Trimester

Tips For Your Second Trimester

Find out the tips and counsels for the second trimester of your pregnancy Pregnancy is a special time in the life of a lady who waits for the angel eagerly. However, it is also a phase that requires a great deal of care and good counselling to ensure that this delicate time is taken care of well and everything stays good as desired. Often, we find the care counselling and tips available for three different trimesters. This is because of the pronounced development patterns observed in the fetus in the three trimesters. For the second trimester, a leading pregnancy doctor in Aurangabad has offered the following tips that are aimed at the good growth of the fetus and health of the mom. Look out for these here below – Healthy and well balanced diet Ensure that you are taking a good diet in your second trimester. According to a leading gynaecologist in Aurangabad, the growth of fetus is catalysed in the second trimester and therefore the requirement of calories is also increased in the mother’s body. Protein, the chief building block is required in ample quantity while calcium is also necessary for the development of bones and teeth in the fetus. So, take care to include a healthy mix of fruits, veggies, and meats so that a balance is achieved. Gentle exercises can be taken up in the second trimester Gynaecologists usually recommend gentle exercises that should not be the exhaustive type. Generally, pregnancy time exercise sessions are available by dedicated service providers where coach teaches the special milder exercises and the techniques of brisk walking during pregnancy. According...