Infertility work up

Infertility Work-up

Many a time, many couples cannot achieve pregnancy even after performing regular unprotected intercourse for more than 12 months. In such a case, couples are considered infertile, and they must take the help of a fertility treatment doctor to determine the cause of infertility. They can help to guide the treatment options to achieve pregnancy.

“It is essential that infertility evaluation must be offered to the patient who has risk factors for infertility or female who is older than 35 years. Abnormalities in sperm, ovulatory dysfunction, uterine abnormalities, peritoneal factors are some of the major causes of infertility. ”

During the consultation the doctors ask the patients about menstrual history, pregnancy history, STDs, surgical treatment history, current medications, lifestyle, diet, health concerns, and the history of birth control.

Tests performed in females

If one cannot conceive after 12 months or more without success, they can consult with an expert fertility treatment doctor in Delhi at World IVF Center.

  • Thyroid examination is performed to check for abnormalities, as abnormal levels can affect pregnancy and increase the risk of miscarriage.

  • Examination of breast and pelvic area (unusual growth detection, sores, or infection).

  • Hair distribution on the face and body, as the male hormone, can affect fertility.

  • Pelvic ultrasound is performed to evaluate uterine and ovarian anatomy. It and a safe and painless treatment that helps diagnose uterine fibroids or ovarian cysts.

  • Blood tests for FSH (follicle stimulating hormone) and estradiol levels are also checked for evaluating anti-Mullerian hormone.

  • Hysterosalpingogram or dye test is also performed to check inside the uterine cavity and fallopian tubes. This test helps evaluate any blockage in the tube that interferes with conception. Infertility specialists perform all these tests.

  • To determine any abnormality inside the uterus, a sonohysterogram or water ultrasound is performed to get a better view of pathology inside the uterus.

Tests performed in Males

Semen analysis of males is done to check for sperm count, sperm motility, and morphology of the sperm.

Suffering from infertility and facing trouble in conceiving. Consult today with an expert infertility specialist in Delhi at World Infertility & IVF Centre.

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