An IVF success story for a man with azoospermia

Meet one of our patient who was suffering from azoospermia... We got married in Jan 2003 and came to know around June 2006 that we were not able to achieve parenthood due to me having a status of azoospermia. We both were quite okay with the diagnosis and were...

Azoospermia - Zero sperm count . Diagnosis and Treatment of Obstructive and Non-obstructive azoospermia

  What is obstructive azoospermia ? What surgery can be done to treat obstructive azoospermia ? What about men with an absent vas (CBAVD, congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens) ? What can a man who has had a vasectomy do if he wants more children ? Do spe...

Azoospermia

Azoospermia is the name given to the condition in which there are no sperm in the semen. The semen looks normal, and the diagnosis is made only when is it is examined under a microscope in the lab. Azoospermia , as the name suggests , refers to the condition in which t...

Azoospermia Treatment – Understanding the Treatment before Exploring Your Options

(Monday, October 07, 2014) Summary: Azoospermia treatment is based on the cause of the condition. Since there are many different causes of the condition, treatment can only be recommended after a complete diagnosis of the condition and identification of its cau...

PESA - non-surgical epididymal sperm aspiration for treating obstructive azoospermia

The best treatment choice for the man with obstructive azoospermia (zero sperm count because of a block in the reproductive tract) is percutaneous epididymal sperm extraction (PESA) with ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection) in which epididymal sperm are injected into...

IVF vs ICSI- Which One is Better?

IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) as well as ICSI ( intracytoplasmic sperm injection) are assisted reproductive techniques However , most patients get foxed by these two terms and confuse one with the other. They aren’t too sure as to which one they should use and what its...

City doctor proclaims the end of male infertility

Indian Express, T S Gopi Rethinaraj Is there any viable option for infertile male patients to father a child? Yes, says a city-based doctor, who attains the distinction of being the first medico in the country to treat such patients successfully. The new treatment is e...

A super duper IVF success story!

You hear IVF success stories every now and again but I'm sure ours will be a super duper one!!! We, Susan and Sunil Silva got married 11 years ago, we didn't have (any biological) kids because my husband had undergone a vasectomy in his previous marriag...

Male Infertility – What Causes It?

  There are a number of factors that cause male infertility- these range from psychological problems and physical anomalies to a number of other things. Typically, these causes can be categorized into 4 broad sections. It’s commonly believed that a person who is fert...

Are Blood Tests and Ultrasound Scans of any use for Testing the Infertile Man ? The Testis Biopsy

  What blood tests can be done for infertile men ? Of what use is an ultrasound exam in evaluating an infertile man ? Of what use is a testicular biopsy ?   What blood tests can be done for infertile men ? Blood Tests for Men For most infertile men, the semen a...