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Retrograde ejaculation - Causes, diagnosis and treatment

                                                  Ejaculation is the ejection or discharge of semen ( which carries sperm) from the erect penis, and is usually accompanied by orgasm. During climax, the muscles at the end of the bladder neck tighten to prevent retrograd...

The Manner in Which Infections Cause Male Infertility

Infections like tuberculosis, mumps and sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, chlamydia and syphilis can impact male infertility. Previously, the commonest cause of aazoospermia in India was smallpox. This particular infection injured the epididymis, and resul...

Analysing your Infertility Medical Reports

What is a normal semen analysis report ? What are the normal hormone values for men ? What are the normal hormone values for women ? What are normal beta HCG levels during pregnancy? Being infertile means you will be subjected to a series of tests. These tests help...

PESA - Non-Surgical Epididymal Sperm Aspiration - the Painless Technique

Percutaneous epididymal sperm extraction (PESA) is the best treatment option  for a man who has obstructive azoospermia (zero sperm count because of a block in the reproductive tract). Azoospermia, as the name suggests, is a condition in which there are no sperm in th...

Overview on Cryptozoospermia - Process and meaning | Cryptospermia

Cryptospermia or cryptozoospermia is not a very common condition, which is one of the reasons this diagnosis is often missed. The word crypto means hidden, and as the word suggests, patients with cryptospermia have occasional sperm in the semen, but because their number...

Surgical Testicular Sperm Extraction - The Painless Technique

                                             The best treatment choice for the man with azoospermia ( zero sperm count) is testicular sperm extraction ( TESE) with ICSI ( intracytoplasmic sperm injection) in which testicular sperm are injected into the eggs in...

Trying to avoid IVF

(Wednesday, July 04, 2014) I recently received an e-mail from patient. He had obstructive azoospermia, and said - I desperately want to avoid doing IVF. Can you please offer me any medical solution for this problem? He had already spent many years and l...

What every Patient needs to know about their Sperm, Eggs & Embryos

                                   Embryologists are the scientists who make your embryos from your eggs and sperms in the IVF lab. Here is a basic Reproductive Biology 101 course you should review before going in for IVF treatment. Dr Sai , Embryologist,...

The right process of analysing cryptozoospermia | Do's and don't for the patients of cryptospermia

Cryptospermia or Cryptozoospermia isn’t a very common condition. It’s also why this particular diagnosis is commonly missed. The word crypto means hidden. This name suggests that patients who have Cryptospermia have occasional sperm in the semen. However, since the nu...

18 ways to make a baby

                                        The good news for infertile couples is that modern technology makes it possible for almost any couple to have a baby. There are atleast 18 ways to sucessful conception and more are under development. There is no dou...