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intrauterine insemination

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Opsahl
42 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sperm in Uterus: Intrauterine insemination or IUI refers to the process of placing sperm into the uterine cavity. The semen requires preparation to isolate the sperm i ... Read More
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sperm is inserted: Iui is a method to help someone achieve pregnancy. There are various indications for iui, such as mild sperm abnormalities and unexplained infertilit ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Desire for pregnancy: If you have been unable to get pregnant and are having regular ovulatory periods you are a candidate for Intrauterine insemination. Male partners that ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: No. It is a simple procedure. It should not cause pain. Sometimes the actual procedure only takes 2-3 seconds and usually it takes less than 20 second ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Silverman
48 years experience Fertility Medicine
Minor: The amount of pain with an intrauterine insemination (iui) as performed by an experienced reproductive specialist is minimal or none. Unless you have ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience Fertility Medicine
Put sperm in uterus: Intrauterine insemination (iui) is where fresh or frozen partner or donor sperm is prepared or 'washed' to increase the sperm quality then gently inj ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Should be fine: The intrauterine insemination should not be much different then pap smears that you've had done previously. A speculum is placed then a tiny tube is p ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
Clinic: Intrauterine insemination is another name for artificial insemination. It is a fertility procedure where sperm are placed directly in your uterus on t ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
IVF: In-vitro fertilization is the most advanced ART (assisted reproductive technology) for helping women become pregnant. What is unique about ivf is the ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: This wouldn't make any sense: with 'tied' tubes the sperm you put in the uterus would still not reach the egg to fertilize it.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amy Halanski
17 years experience Pediatrics
Call fertility doc: I'd call the fertility doctor's nurse to find out. This is not a common question so that clinic would be your best source of information.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: There's a slight predominance of males.
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