PGD -- The Newest Art!

                             Malpani Infertility Clinic is very pleased to be able to provide the facility of PGD - preimplantation genetic diagnosis - the newest ART for the first time in India. We are one of the few clinics which offers this service in India, and hav...

What Not To Do During the IVF 2ww

After the embryo transfer, you need to wait for 2 weeks to find out what the outcome of the treatment will be. These are often the longest 2 weeks of your life - and this is what patients dread the most. While there's lot of activity and excitement during...

How We Decide On Which Day To Transfer Your Embryos Dr Saiprasad Gundeti, Senior Embryologist, Malpani Infertility Clinic

Embryo transfer represents the final stage of the IVF treatment and is the climax of the IVF treatment cycle. How do we decide on which day to transfer your embryos ? Day 1 ? Day 2 ? 3 ? 5 ? Which is better ? and why ? Unfortunately, human reproduction is not a very ef...

ICSI Vs IMSI

(Image Via WIkipedia) Doctors love coining new terms , and this seems to be especially true for IVF specialists. Infertile couples have to learn a whole alphabetic potpourri of medical terms - ranging from IVF to GIFT to ICSI to ZIFT. It's easy to get lost and con...

Top Ten Misconceptions about Infertility

                                                    One of the most amusing books I have read on infertility is: A Few Good Eggs : Two Chicks Dish on Overcoming the Insanity of Infertility by Julie Vargo and Maureen Regan. The book is targetted towards in...

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)

The most worrisome complication of IVF is that of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), because of superovulation. The cause of "ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome" is that superovulated ovaries contain many follicles which are loaded with estrogen. After ovulation...

Cryptozoospermia

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...

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...

ATLAS OF IVF EMBRYOS : DAY 2 AND DAY 3 EMBRYOS

ATLAS OF IVF EMBRYOS - DAY 2 AND DAY 3 EMBRYOS DR. SAIPRASAD GUNDETI, SENIOR EMBRYOLOGIST, MALPANI INFERTILITY CLINIC PVT. LTD. You can see what embryos look like on Day 1 at https://www.drmalpani.com/articles/atlas-of-ivf-embryos-day0-and-01 DAY 2 EMBRYOS DAY 2 E...

Shipping Frozen Sperm Samples

If you need to travel to India for IVF treatment, there is no need to bring your husband with you - you can just bring his frozen sperm sample with you in a special dry shipper. If you don't want to do this yourself, you can contact courier companies who ca...