Some Common Questions About IVF

Some Common Questions About IVF

IVF is a gateway for your parenthood. If you are considering IVF to give birth to a child, then the first step is to have a detailed information about the whole procedure. Here are curated some common questions giving you a clear picture of why should you opt for IVF? Why is IVF needed? In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) is one of the most popular assisted reproductive techniques that helps a couple to start the journey of parenthood.  IVF comprises of several steps that takes months to complete the whole process.  Is IVF suitable for me? Several factors contribute to determining whether a person should undergo the IVF procedure or not. A couple can opt for IVF treatment if experiencing low sperm counts, ovulation disorders, endometriosis, uterus or fallopian tubes disorders, sperm unable to survive in the cervical mucus, or other unexplained reproductive issues.  How long I should try before seeking medical help? Usually, a couple consults a fertility doctor after trying to conceive for a year. It is advisable for women above the age of thirty to seek medical help after 6 months of trying. Whereas women over fourty should immediately consult an infertility specialist in Aurangabad the moment they decide to conceive. In how much time does an IVF cycle gets complete? It takes four to six weeks for the egg retrieval process. After that, implantation of embryo(s) takes place between two to five days. It should be noted that not always the first cycle is successful. People must undergo multiple IVF cycles usually.  What are the basic rules I should follow while undergoing IVF? Your fertility specialist will...
What to expect During an IUI Treatment? Are you an Ideal Candidate for IUI?

What to expect During an IUI Treatment? Are you an Ideal Candidate for IUI?

IUI, Intrauterine Insemination is a fertility treatment which involves placing the sperm directly into the woman’s uterus, where the natural intercourse process consists of the sperm travelling inside the woman’s vagina through the cervix and reaching out to the fallopian tubes, the IUI process cut down this step and help the sperm reach out the uterus directly. The IUI treatment is recommended in cases like • Low male sperm count • Decreased sperm motility • Abnormal ejaculation or erection • Same-sex couples planning to enter parenthood • A single woman planning to conceive • Couples who wish to avoid passing the genetic defect of the male partner to the child • Unexplained infertility, However, IUI is not recommended to patients with cases like: • Female partner suffering from severe endometriosis • A woman who have had removed or blocked both her fallopian tubes • Women suffering from multiple pelvic infections • Men suffering from low sperm count or abnormal ejaculation What to expect during the IUI procedure? It is a painless and noninvasive procedure, often referred to as the “natural cycle,” which means no medications are given in this procedure. A woman ovulates naturally, and an IVF specialist places the male partner’s sperm in her uterus during the time of ovulation. After attending your initial consultation for IUI treatment, you can expect the following procedures: • You might have to pay a visit to your doctor for a blood test, ultrasounds, and medical tests. • In case you are prescribed medications, you are likely to start them on your periods. • After a week of regular medication, your doctor...