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Iui Fever How One Week Insemination
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
Rate of IUI success for gender slection of boy if modified ericsson is used and insemination on ovulation day. Scientifically speaking not just claim?
Ask.: Please submit clear & specific questions about iui. One question per entry is best. Clarify and re-ask. ...Read more
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 infertility. The semen sample is specially processed in a laboratory, after which the sperm is drawn up into a thin, flexible catheter. The catheter is inserted through the cervix, into the uterus, and sperm is deposited. ...Read more
What is the sucess of IUI for boy gender. Modified ericsson method was used. Insemination happened on ovulation day. I do not want what it is claimed?
See below: There's a slight predominance of males.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am planning to do IUI intrauterine insemination. Am 25 years old and am still virgin, so will there be any complications for me and possible for me?
Can artificial insemination IUI (not ivf) be done month after month if not successful the 1st or 2nd time?
It can: Be done several months in a row if certain conditions are met. You cannot start if you have a persistent cyst (usually a follicular or luteal cyst) form the cycle before. ...Read more
Possibly: It sounds as if you were given medication before. Be this as it may, since you expected to be put on medication after the IUI, seek clarification from your provider. ...Read more
How many inseminations per cycle will be given to a women using Clomid (clomiphene) (or injectables) with iui?
One or two per cycle: One to two per cycle - if one insemination (iui) per cycle we schedule it on the day of expected ovulation (egg release), if two we do one IUI the day before ovulation as well. Two IUI is a slightly higher pregnancy rate than one, but not double. Have intercourse 2-3 times a week as well. Your wife should see a rei (infertility specialist) if not pregnant after three cycles of clomid (clomiphene). ...Read more
2nd cyc on Clomid (clomiphene) for 2nd iui. 1st Clomid (clomiphene) cycle was 3-7. Lining was low 6.5 at insemination. Was switched to days 2-6 per dr. Thoughts on difference?
How many artificial inseminations (IUI) are usually recommended before trying in vitro fertilization?
It varies: But it’s often around 3 cycles. It can be more or fewer depending on how the IUI cycles have gone, patient age, doctor or patient agenda. ...Read more
Doing IUI w donor. My bf and I had unprotected sex. I ovulated EARLY this month and did insemination within 24hrs of sex with my bf. Who is the dad?
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
Had my 1st IUI last friday. I m 9dpo today. Feeling sick (not nauseous) from morning. Had a temp dip for sometime in the morning. Little cm. Can I b pg?
Too early: It's too early. You need to check with your MD about when to check a test. ...Read more
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 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 sperm for best results. ...Read more
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 seconds. Some women feel cramping for a few seconds but that is usually it. ...Read more
Where is an IUI done: An intrauterine insemination (iui) is usually performed in a reproductive trained gynecologist's office. The process requires about 45 min of lab work to prepare the sample, I usually do two washes to remove prostaglandins, which if left in the sample will cause severe uterine cramping. The procedure is not much more complicated than a routine vaginal exam. ...Read more
IVF: In-vitro fertilization is the most advanced ART (assisted reproductive technology) for helping women become pregnant. What is unique about ivf is the woman's oocytes (eggs) are removed from her body to be fertilized in the laboratory with male partner's sperm. Resulting embryos are placed back in her uterus a few days later. Insemination means putting sperm in the woman's uterus. Best wishes. ...Read more
Can I take cyclogest after an intrauterine insemination. My progesterone level was 1.75ng/ml done on day 21?
I didmy IUI on 2nd jan. But still (after one week) no symptoms I have a lot of milky discharge &mild back pan. UPT test negative on 8th day. It fails?
Too early: For pos test. Wait 2 or more weeks after the IUi ...Read more
Infection: Could be a sign of an infection. Likely nothing serious but better to be examined to get treated if necessary ...Read more
Is it possible to ovulate again one week after unmedicated IUI with hcg trigger? Or possible the hcg trigger didn't cause ovulation? Thank you.
Anything is possible: What you describe seems unlikely but anything is possible. It is important that patients undergoing fertility treatment stay in ver close contact with their specialist so that these kinds of issues can be tracked and monitored. ...Read more
Unaffected: This will not affect the IUI from working. ...Read more
Maybe: Refer to the instructions in your test. There is no universal light/dark, red/blue/pink. ...Read more
I have right tube blocked. Had stimulated cycle two eggs on the right and one on the left. Can IUI work for me.
Yes, it can: A blocked tube reduces chances for a woman to become pregnant by maybe 20 %, not 50 %. And if in a stimulated cycle both ovaries show good follicles that is certainly a better scenario than having the follicles on the side of the blocked tube. But even so, there is a chance. ...Read more