IUI

IUIIntrauterine Insemination

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Intrauterine insemination can offer a solution for unexplained infertility, cervical problems in the female, immunological factors, ejaculation disorders, endometriosis, and cases of slightly decreased male fertility.

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what is Intrauterine insemination (IUI)?

Intrauterine insemination (IUI) is a procedure in which processed sperm are directly placed into the female partner’s uterus at the time of ovulation. The duration of the whole process is quite brief and it is almost entirely painless. It can be performed with the male partner’s sperm as well as a donor’s sperm.

Why Opt for Intrauterine Insemination ?

Intrauterine insemination is the very first line of treatment, a relatively economical option, and does not entail much pain. Couples can opt for intrauterine insemination in the following cases:

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"Great doctors and cutting-edge technology."

I was depressed when I came to know about my fertility problem. But I would like to convey my heartfelt gratitude to the doctors and staff at Medicover Fertility, who stood by me when I was at my lowest. Great doctors, exceptional technology and cutting-edge equipment are the hallmarks of Medicover Fertility care.

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"I highly recommend Medicover Fertility."

The first thing we thought about after deciding to opt for IVF was how to manage our finances. We did not want to compromise on the quality of the IVF clinic and at the same time wanted an IVF package that is customized, compact and cost-effective. I’m glad that Medicover Fertility provides world-class treatment at an affordable cost. I highly recommend Medicover Fertility to all the people who are planning to opt for IVF.

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"They were highly professional."

Since I was over 35 and failed to conceive after trying for six months, I approached Medicover Fertility. They were highly professional. They were amazingly candid & helpful. Great counselling is the stepping stone to successful IVF treatment.

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"The infratructure is top-notch."

I would like to thank Medicover Fertility for fulfilling my dream of motherhood. The specialists at Medicover Fertility are professional and friendly. The infrastructure is top-notch. I highly recommend Medicover Fertility to all people who are struggling with any problem related to fertility.

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"I must applaud the fertility experts at Medicover Fertility."

We did not know that there could be some issues that could prevent us from getting pregnant. But I must applaud the fertility experts at Medicover Fertility who addressed all our queries with professionalism and compassion. They calmed our fears by charting out a path to successful treatment.

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IUI Process

Step 1Initial Consultation

Both the male and female partners undergo a medical examination and tests for diagnosis and a preconception check-up. They also meet with an embryologist. The semen of the male partner is tested and analysed for different parameters, including the quality, quantity and movement of sperm.

IUI Process - Initial Consultation
IUI Process - Monitoring of Follicles

Step 2Monitoring of Follicles

The female partner takes small doses of fertility drugs. Thereafter, a specialist monitors the development of the follicles in the ovary using ultrasound. Based on the growth of the follicles, the patient is administered an hCG injection (trigger) for ovulation.

IUI Process - Monitoring of Follicles

Step 3Provide Sperm

On the day of insemination, the male partner is asked to provide a sperm sample. Then it is processed and the healthiest among them are selected.

IUI Process - Provide Sperm
IUI Process - Insemination Procedure

Step 4Insemination Procedure

Insemination is a simple process. Processed sperm along with the nutritive media is injected in the uterus, which reduces the distance the sperm have to travel. The procedure can be repeated for consecutive days to increase the chances of success.

IUI Process - Insemination Procedure

Step 5After Procedure

After the insemination procedure, the specialist may prescribe medicines to enhance the chances of pregnancy. The specialist also gives the specified period of time during which pregnancy tests are conducted to determine if the female partner is pregnant.

IUI Process - After Insemination Procedure

Step 1 Initial Consultation

The female partner undergoes a medical examination and tests for diagnosis of infertility and a preconception check-up. The couple also meets with an embryologist.

IUI Process - Initial Consultation
IUI Process - Monitoring of Follicles

Step 2Monitoring of Follicles

The female partner takes small doses of fertility drugs. Thereafter, specialist monitors the development of follicles in the ovary using ultrasound. Based on the follicular monitoring and growth of the follicles, the patient will be administered an hCG injection (trigger) for ovulation.

IUI Process - Monitoring of Follicles

Step 3 Select Donor Sperm

On the day of trigger, the couple will select the donor sperm sample from the ICMR-registered sperm bank. The sperm sample will be arranged from the bank and on the day of insemination, sperm are processed and the healthiest among them are selected.

IUI Process - Provide Sperm
IUI Process - Insemination Procedure

Step 4Insemination Procedure

Insemination is a simple process. Processed sperm along with the nutritive media is injected in the uterus, which reduces the distance the sperm have to swim to the egg. The procedure can be repeated for consecutive days to increase the chances of success.

IUI Process - Insemination Procedure

Step 5After Procedure

After the insemination procedure, the specialist may prescribe medicines to enhance the chances of pregnancy. After a stipulated period of time, pregnancy tests will be conducted to confirm pregnancy.

IUI Process - After Insemination Procedure

Why Medicover?

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High Success Rate

Medicover's fertility clinics are recognised among the top fertility clinics in Europe because of our high quality services and the high success rates that we achieve. More than 43% of IVF patients and more than 68% of IVF patients using donor eggs become pregnant after the first procedure. Every 5 hours a Medicover baby is born worldwide!

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Personalised Care

Our doctors recognise that every couple faces different fertility issues. All our patients receive personalised treatment plans guided by their doctor and fertility guide from start to finish.

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Treatment excellence

Medicover Fertility has been recognised for its excellence in fertility treatments. We meet or exceed national and international standards required by organisations including the WHO, ICMR, ESHRE and ASRM. Medicover Fertility is regularly audited according to guidelines laid down by national and international bodies.

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Modern clinics, conveniently located

Medicover Fertility Clinics offer advanced fertility treatments using the latest technology and equipment to provide the best possible success rate. Our comfortable, modern clinics are close to Metro stations and most are easily reached from Delhi’s domestic and international airports.

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