ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY TREATMENTS

A Couple having regular sex, without adopting any contraceptive methods regularly for a period of 1 year and does not conceive is interpreted as infertile.

  • Infertility Factors

  • Male Factors - 40%

  • Female Factors - 40%

  • Common Factors - 10%

  • Unknown Factors - 10%

Reasons For Female Infertility

  • PCOS

  • Tubal Blockage

  • Ovulation Disorders

  • Obesity

  • Endometrial Factors

  • Abnormal Cervical Mucus

  • Drug Addiction

  • Fibroid

  • Uterine anomalies

  • Thyroid

  • Hormone Imbalance

  • Adhesions

  • Absent or under developed Uterus

  • Stress

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease

  • Alcohol

  • Smoking etc.

  • Infection

  • AIDS

Tests Carried out for Women to diagnose Infertility

  • Blood Tests to analyze hormonal level

  • Genetic Test

  • Chlamydia Test

  • HYSTEROSALPINGOGRAPHY

  • Ovarian Reserve Test

  • Thyroid Function Test

  • Pelvic Ultrasound

  • LAPAROSCOPY

  • Blood Tests to analyze hormonal level

  • Genetic Test

  • Chlamydia Test

  • HYSTEROSALPINGOGRAPHY

  • Ovarian Reserve Test

  • Thyroid Function Test

  • Pelvic Ultrasound

  • LAPAROSCOPY

Treatments

  • Fertility Improvement Drugs

  • Intra Uterine Insemination (IUI)

  • Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)

  • Assisted Hatching

  • Cryo Preservation

  • Pre Implantation Genetic Screening (PGS)

  • Assisted Hatching / Laser Hatching

  • EmbryoscopeEmbryoglueEndometrial

  • Stem Cell Therapy

  • Surgical Procedures ( Fertility Enhancement Surgeries)

  • In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

  • Donor Programme

  • Surrogacy

  • Pre Implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

  • Blastocyst

  • Embryoscope

  • Endometrial Receptivity Array

  • Endocrinology

Male Infertility

  • Low Sperm Count (Azoosspermia, Oligospermia)

  • Abnormal Sperm (Teratozoospermia)

  • Low Sperm Motility (Azthenozoospermia)

Reasons for Male Infertility

  • Genetic Factors

  • Mumps during Puberty

  • Cystic fibrosis

  • Overheated Testicles

  • Radiation Therapy

  • Anemia

  • Smoking

  • Ejaculation Disorders

  • Mental Stress

  • Overweight

  • Erectile Dysfunction

  • Blockage of Ejaculatory Duct

  • Hormonal Imbalance

  • Hypospadias

  • Testicular Infection

  • Varicocele

  • Chemotherapy

  • Diabetes

  • Alcohol Addiction

  • Obesity

  • Age

  • Excessive use of Steroids

Tests Carried out for Men to Diagnose Infertility

  • Blood Tests to analyze Hormonal Level

  • Ultrasound for finding out ejaculatory duct blockage

  • DNA Fragmentation Analysis (DFA)

  • Semen Analysis

  • Chlamydia test

Treatments

  • Hormonal medicines

  • Food Habbits

  • Testicular mapping for Azoospermia

  • TESA / PESA / MESA

  • Lifestyle Improvement

  • Surgery

  • IVF/ICSI/IMSI/PICSI

Intrauterine Insemination

Intra Uterine Insemination is inseminating the uterus with thin catheter , after washing the semen in the laboratory . The advantages of IUI is it maximizes entry of sperm quantity inside the fallopian tube

IUI is recommended in following occasions

  • In case of unexplained Infertility

  • FoIn case of Cervical scar due to previous surgery that hinders the sperm movement.e

  • In case of cervical abnormalities that includes cervical mucus

  • Ejaculation dysfunction

  • Lifestyle Improvement

  • Surgery

  • IVF/ICSI/IMSI/PICSI

Treatments

  • Women whose fallopian tube is severely affected

  • Women with moderate to severe endometriosis

  • Women who has history of severe pelvic inflammation

  • The success rate is 15 % to 20 % only

Occasions When IVF Treatment Recommended

  • Damaged Fallopian Tube

  • Severe male factor where there is low Sperm Count or Motility ICSI is recommended

  • Endometrial factors which is not responding to IUI

  • Unexplained infertility where other modalities does not succeed

Occasions When IVF Treatment Recommended

  • Plenty of fruit and Vegetables

  • Organic Food

  • Fish & Eggs

  • Complex Carbohydrates – whole grains like brown rice, oats and wholemeal bread

  • More fibrous food

  • High Protein

Occasions When IVF Treatment Recommended

  • Refined Carbohydrates

  • Fast Food ( Saturated Fat)

  • Sea Food

  • Preserved Food & Additives

  • Coffee/ Tea

  • Refined Sugar

  • Cheese

  • Raw Eggs

  • Direct Sugar or Food rich in Sugar

  • Alcohol

Minerals & Vitamins highly Essential

  • Vitamin - A(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Vitamin - B6(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Vitamin - B12 (Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Vitamin - B1,2 & 5(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Folic Acid(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Vitamin - E(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Calcium (Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Zinc(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Magnesium(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development

  • Selenium(Betacarotene) found mostly in Carrots, Tomatoes, Cabbage, Pumpkin, Egg, Parsley & broccoli for Embryo Development