Infertility is defined as a couple’s inability to conceive after one year of unprotected intercourse. Infertility is perceived as a social problem in our country, with various medical manifestations.
Infertility affects 15% of couples worldwide or one in six couples globally. Currently, the number of infertile couples stands at 60-80 million, and the number is increasing every year. There are several treatment options available for infertility :
IUI : Intrauterine Insemination refers to the procedure of insemination at the time of ovulation. This helps in increasing the chances of conception over and above the natural course. It is indicated in cases of mild problems in sperm count / motility, dysovulation, mild endometriosis, unexplained infertility and in cases of donor sperm.
Surgical Procedure : Fertility enhancing Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy is indicated for removal of ovarian cyst, fibroid, polyp, tubal correction, septum resection, adhesiolysis, division of intrauterine synechiae, etc.