Top
10
Doctor insights on: Closed Cervix Iui

Share
Dr. Deborah Smith
287 doctors shared insights

Intrauterine Insemination (Definition)

Intrauterine insemination (iui) is where fresh or frozen partner or donor sperm is prepared or 'washed' to increase the sperm quality then gently injected through your cervix after a speculum exam, like a pap smear exam. It should be painless or cause mild cramping only. Iui helps with mild to moderate sperm problems. Iui preparations should have at least 2 million moving ...Read more


4

4
My wife is preg. Using IUI done on march 8. Dr said baby girl though the cord was in the way & baby legs closed. How accurate is this in %? Can be boy

My wife is preg. Using IUI done on march 8. Dr said baby girl though the cord was in the way & baby legs closed. How accurate is this in %? Can be boy

Varies: Percentages if accuracy vary between different variables, such as type of ultrasound, how many weeks in it was done etc. Also, the ultrasound is never 100% anyway. So still can be a boy. My suggestion would be to repeat it if you want a more definitive answer. ...Read more

5

5
When do you need iui?

When do you need iui?

Sperm in uterus: Iui is process of putting prepared sperm in the uterine cavity. Used to treat poor mucus, mild male factor, unexplained infertility-ui, single women or lesbians and sometimes when couple cannot have sex themselves. It works but less than natural intercourse in fertile couples. Often we add superovulation. Works best when ui and normal tests. Best wishes. ...Read more

6

6
Is it ok to exercise after iui?

Certainly!: Within limits anyway: no prize fighting, skydiving, marathon running, etc, ... ...Read more

7

7
How can we perform an IUI at home?

How can we perform an IUI at home?

You can't: An intrauterine insemination (iui) requires first semen to be washed as unwashed semen should not be inserted into the uterine cavity. A special catheter is then needed to enter the uterine cavity to deposit the washed sperm into the uterine cavity. For these reasons, as well as others, IUI cannot be performed at home. ...Read more

8

8
Sir;what is the success rate of IUI?

Depends: Success rates depend on you and your partner's fertility problem and your age. Most couples who turn to IUI have a 5 to 20 percent chance of becoming pregnant with each cycle. Your chances will be closer to 20 percent if you take fertility drugs in conjunction with the procedure. ...Read more

9

9
What is the definition or description of: iui?

Insemination: Intrauterine insemination is when the sperm is washed and is subsequently placed in the uterus with a small catheter so that it's closer to the egg for fertilization to occur. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Andrew Seibert
1 doctor shared a insight

Iui (Definition)

Intrauterine insemination is when the sperm is washed and is subsequently placed in the uterus with a small catheter so that it's closer to the egg ...Read more


Cervix (Definition)

The uterine cervix is the opening of the ...Read more