intrauterine insemination


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intrauterine insemination

n. Abbr. IUI
Artificial insemination in which sperm is introduced directly into the uterus using a catheter.
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The company added the ZyMot devices are intended for preparing motile sperm from semen for use in the treatment of infertile couples by intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), intrauterine insemination (IUI) and in vitro fertilization (IVF) procedures.
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) -This method can be tried when the sperm count is at least 10 million.
5%) became pregnant: One first attempted intrauterine insemination and became pregnant; two first attempted pregnancy by egg donation, and one became pregnant; and three of five women who attempted embryo transfer from cryopreserved eggs or embryos became pregnant.
Before considering IVF, the couple tried intrauterine insemination (IUI), another artificial method that involves placing the sperm inside a woman's uterus.
Her [euro]6,000 intrauterine insemination treatment worked first tine and she conceived Sadie who is now a toddler.
They didn't work, so the doctor tried inserting Catherine's husband's sperm directly into her uterus, a procedure called intrauterine insemination.
However, there have been cases of severe male sterility, previously failed IVF cycles, failure with Intrauterine Insemination or even limited number of available eggs that pose challenges.
Zahra underwent three cycles of intrauterine insemination (IUI), a fertility treatment that involves insemination into a woman's uterus to facilitate fertilisation, followed by two cycles of IVF.
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) is widely used as an infertility treatment modality.
Background: The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether clinical pregnancy rate is affected by timing intrauterine insemination (IUI) according to serum LH surge, r-hCG trigger, or a combination of LH surge and r-hCG trigger in controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH) cycles for patients with a variety of infertility etiologies.
Another strategy that can be used in conjunction with HAART and PrEP is collection and washing of the male partner's sperm to remove cells infected with HIV, followed by testing to confirm the absence of HIV prior to intrauterine insemination (IUI) of the female partner or in vitro fertilization (IVF) (4).

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