Dr. Malpani will be happy to provide you answers to your queries onlineConsult Now
ICSI treatment or Intracytoplasmic sperm injection treatment is a very effective means of fertilizing the eggs in a lab after retrieving the eggs from the woman's body. The treatment is generally used in case of male infertility problems and makes use of specialized equipment for selecting sperms and injecting it into the egg. Some of the common cases where ICSI treatment is used:
The ICSI Treatment Process
The ICSI treatment is performed after the eggs are retrieved from the female partner:
Some ICSI Facts
It has been seen that when the ICSI process is carried out in IVF programs, 75% of the eggs that are injected with the sperm get fertilized. If you are a couple who has not had success with the standard IVF procedure, where the sperm and egg are brought together in the normal or conventional way, you can opt for ICSI.
The Success Rates
It has a higher sucess rate compared to stardard IVF. In these cases, the egg quality and quantity tends to be good, as the procedure is usually conducted in cases of male infertility related problems. If you are wondering about the success rates of IVF with ICSI, its depends on factors such as:
The ICSI treatment is an IVF procedure that involves Intracytoplasmic sperm injection into the mature egg. The process is used generally in case of male infertility problems and improves chances of success.