Endometriosis treatment

Endometriosis is one of the important and commonly found reasons to cause delayed fertility in women and it is the presence of tissues similar to the ones lining the uterus ( endometrium ) but outside the uterus on abdominal organs and wall . The tissues respond to menstrual hormones exactly as the endometrium and it…

Ovulation induction and monitoring

In lots of cases disutrbance of ovulation is one of the reasons of delayed feritlity and the solution is to induce ovulation medically. When should you do ovulation induction? Polycystic ovaries cases Ovulation disturbance due to extreme stress or weight problems Endocrine problems Male factor problems which necessitates producing more number of eggs to overcome…

Egg cryopreservation

When do we freeze eggs? Advance in age Delaying marriage due to social or career reasons Surgery in the pelvis or ovaries which might lead to reduction in ovarian reserve Chemotherapy or radiotherapy might lead to reduction in ovarian reserve Family history of premature ovarian failure How are eggs frozen? The woman undergoes treatment with…

Polycystic ovary treatment

Polycystic ovarian disease is one of the commonest reasons of hormonal disturbance in women and a major cause of delayed fertility. Polycystic ovaries are ovaries large in size with a large number of small follicles inside them cause hormonal disturbances. What is the treatment of polycystic ovaries? After a thorough diagnosis , treatment commences as…

IUI

It is a technique used for male problems (erection problems, moderately low count or motility of sperms) or sperm antibodies or unexplained infertility. Intrauterine injection of sperms after preparing them with special material that increases their motility. They are injected by a special catheter at ovulation time in the uterus which can be natural or…

Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy

Performing different types of reproductive surgeries has never been safer or easier than now using the science of laparoscopies or hysteroscopy. Using a camera installed on a special tube it can be inserted either through the abdomen or the uterus together with special surgical instruments, a whole diagnosis and treatment plan can be performed. The…

Pre Implantation Genetic Diagnosis PGD

What is Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis? It is a method to check for genetic problems in the embryos before transferring them to the uterus. It is done by extracting a cell from the embryo with special instruments and then studying these cells. How is Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis done? The woman is thoroughly investigation for ICSI preparation and…

Gender Selection

What is Gender Selection? It is done by extracting a cell from the embryo with special instruments and then studying these cells. The genetic study  inform us of the sex of the embryos allowing us to replace the sex that is only needed helping people to balance their families. How is Gender Selection done? The…

ICSI

What is ICSI? It is the fertilization of an egg using a sperm inside a laboratory artificially . It is for people who have problems meeting the sperm and ovum naturally e.g. severe reduction in the sperm count and quality or severe erectile problems, female blocked tubes or hormonal problems not allowing an egg to…