Intracytoplasmic sperm injection is a type of fertilization called in vitro fertilization in which the sperm is fertilized outside the body. First, the collected egg is placed in a special media, and the sperm is then injected into the center with the help of a fine needle. The embryo is formed after successful fertilization, after which the embryo is implanted in the uterus. At the same time, several eggs are collected and fertilized.
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Can we opt for IUI or ICSI to conceive?
Query: Hi doctor, My wife and myself have been married for one year and seven months. We started regular coitus about eight months ago for at least two to three times per week. Her cycle occurs every month, but ranges between 26 to 29 days. We are unable to conceive. Her hormonal profile and pelvic US are ... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Having gone through the reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity), I feel you and your wife have a good chance of conception with IUI (intrauterine insemination). However, I would like to suggest you get your wife's tubes tested by means of a hystero... Read Full »
How many times can a person undergo IVF in total?
Query: Hello doctor, How many IVF can one person undergo in total? We have attempted three ICSI with negative results. Each time, the embryo failed to develop more than four days, once developed only up to morula stage on day five. My wife is 30 years old with AMH 4.5 with type-2 diabetes. Next, what can w... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. How are you doing today? There is no limit to the number of times you can do ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection). But if I may advise, why not try to correct the underlying cause for the failure of a healthy embryo growth? An AMH of 4 or more means she has plenty... Read Full »
Kindly help me solve my fertility issue soon to have a baby.
Query: Hello doctor,I am a 38-year-old male, and I have a mild fertility issue. I did a sperm test, and the doctor confirmed my fertility issue. We are trying to have a baby for several months. So kindly help me to solve my fertility issue soon.Thanks. Read Full »
Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.I have seen your reports (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). Your sperm quality had deteriorated. The main concerns are abnormal sperm morphology and ASA (anti-sperm antibodies) titer. The intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) method is shown to ... Read Full »
My sperm count is zero. Can I go ahead with ICSI?
Query: Hi doctor, I had an issue of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism. Due to that my sperm count was zero. As per my doctor's advice, I am taking HCG 5000 and HMG 150 weekly twice over the last 12 months. I took semen analysis test at two centers and it shows sperm production has started. I shared the result ... Read Full »
Dr. Dattaprasad Balasaheb Inamdar
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The semen sample given by you has been taken eight days back and had pus cells. But, the one taken three days back was not. If we can another semen culture to know whether there is any infection, then it would be better. As the count being too low and mostly all sperms... Read Full »