IVF Medicine Brands

                                            We treat patients from all over the world and while all doctors use the same basic medications for performing IVF treatment, because the brand names vary from country to country, there is often a lot of confusion as to...

Failed implantation - Is it the uterus or is it the embryo ?

Failed IVF A failed IVF cycle can be quite a traumatic experience, and the one question which every patient wants an answer to is - Why did the embryo not implant ? Was there a problem with the embryos ? or is there a problem with the uterus ? Th...

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...