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I had a fever after IUI and it failed, did this the cause?

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I had a fever after IUI and it failed, did this the cause?

Depends: It depends on why you had the fever; if it was an intrauterine infection due to the procedure, then possibly. If it was something entirely different, then probably not. ...Read more

Dr. Deborah Smith
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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


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Is it normal to run a fever after iui, and can it affect my getting pregnant?

Is it normal to run a fever after iui, and can it affect my getting pregnant?

Not usually: It is very abnormal to run a fever after iui. Other sources of the fever need to be sought. If the fever was due to a rare possibility of a tubal infection after insemination then compromise of the fallopian tubes may occur. ...Read more

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I had an iui a week ago. Right now I am down with a sore throat running nose and watering eyes, will this flu affect my implantation chances?

I had an iui a week ago. Right now I am down with a sore throat running nose and watering eyes, will this flu affect my implantation chances?

Tell your surgeon: Hi there Ralph I am presuming you are having cataract surgery. In that case, it is prudent you let your surgeon no as they may think it is best until you get better from your cold. Cataract surgery can be difficult in a situation when you have to cough and if there is any sign of eye infection. Best of luck. Dr Rebecca Mammo, Bronx NY ...Read more

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What is iui; why done; does it work?

What is iui; why done; does it work?

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

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How can you increase IUI success rates?

How can you increase IUI success rates?

Many answers: Increase the chances of IUI compared to what? Iui at home vs. In a doctor's office? Iui in natural cycles vs. Medicated cycles? What are you wanting to compare? ...Read more

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Has anyone had a iui-- are they painful?

Not usually: It is very similar to a pap exam. Sometimes the patient will cramp after the iui. ...Read more

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What's the earliest to take a beta after iui?

2 weeks: Wait the full 2 weeks. If you check too early, it may not be positive yet or it if it is positive it may be due the HCG shot. ...Read more

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What is IUI and how do I make an appointment for it?

IUI: Its intra-uterine insemination!
you usually go to a fertility clinic
a good source of info and available clinics in your area is found at www. Sart. Org. ...Read more

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Did HSG test is done before iui?

HSG: A work up is usually done prior to treatment. The hgs will let you know that your tubes are open and that the sperm can reach your egg. Performing the IUI with blocked tubes if a waste of time and money! ...Read more

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What are the side effect of iui?

What are the side effect of iui?

Paragard or Mirena (levonorgestrel): With paragard, period may have same or heavier flow and same or heavier cramping than before insertion. With mirena, (levonorgestrel) Progesterone is released into uterus and the effect is only in uterus not throughout the body, there is usually less days and amount of flow and sometimes the period stops, with that comes less cramping. You still ovulate each month with either iud and mid-cycle pain may be be there. ...Read more

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Did IUI and HSG test have same process?

Did IUI and HSG test have same process?

IUI isn't bad: All women dislike the hsg, in 20 years women tell me the IUI is easier than the hsg. I tell my patients to assume it will feel no worse than a pap smear, and not one has disagreed with me afterward. ...Read more

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Is IUI success higher with 3 follicles?

Is IUI success higher with 3 follicles?

Yes: Since you have more chances with more numbers, the success rates increase with more follicles but so do rates of multiple pregnancies. All the best to you! ...Read more

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Once u start ovulating is to late for iui?

No, it's still OK: See my other answer as well. If we are monitoring a treatment cycle with ultrasound, and you have a decent-sized follicle and then get a positive lh surge I would do an IUI on the day of your surge. The egg has up to 24 hours after ovulation when fertilization could occur. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Are you supposed to bloated after your iui?

Yes: The bloating is probably because you are ovulating. ...Read more

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If you bleed after IUI what does this mean?

Several things: Bleeding after an IUI can be caused by a friable, or cervix that's bleed easy, a small bleed behind the gestational sac, following intercourse, the loss of a twin and/or signs of an early miscarriage. If you have any bleeding, contact your doctor immediately. And remember, it may not be a bad sign. Probably would consider starting Progesterone to help quiet the uterus. Good luck. ...Read more

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What happens between day 1 of IUI and implantation?

What happens between day 1 of IUI and implantation?

A lot: The sperm has to travel to the egg, fertilize it in the fallopian tube. The fertilized egg then divides many times, eventually becoming a blastocyst, entering the uterus and implanting in the uterine wall. ...Read more

Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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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


Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever = elevated body temperature (can be ...Read more