Male infertility and obesity

Male infertility and obesity

Infertility is a serious medical and social problem. The frequency of infertile couples is constantly increasing.⠀The male factor of infertility occurs with almost the same frequency as the female’s and has been constantly progressing for the last 50 years.⠀Obesity is considered to be one of the reasons for the alteration of reproductive system.Being overweight suppresses…

Womans Infertility: factors and basic medical examinations

Womans Infertility: factors and basic medical examinations

Frequency of infertile marriages fluctuates from 8 to 29 percent in all countries in the world and has no tendency to decrease.⠀🇪🇺 In European countries 10 % of married couples are infertile🇺🇸 in USA – from 8% to 15%🇺🇦 In Ukraine more than 15%⠀INFERTILITY – is a condition, when a woman doesn`t become pregnant for over a year…

How can a couple independently assess embryo quality based on the embryological protocol data?

During follicle puncture (aspiration), the embryologist receives cumulus-oocyte complexes. Immediately after the puncture, the maturity of the collected cumulus-oocyte complexes (COCs) is assessed. COC with a translucent cumulus usually contains a mature oocyte. The COCs data do not appear in the embryological protocol, but can be revealed at the request of the patient. 1-2 hours…

Frozen Embryo Transfer (FET) program

Frozen Embryo Transfer (FET) program

Frozen Embryo Transfer (FET) program involves thawing of cryopreserved embryos created from either patient’s or donor’s biological material and its transfer into prepared woman’s uterine cavity.⠀There are a few reasons, why patients choose this type of infertility treatment:⠀— failed cycle;— cost of this procedure is considerably lower in comparison with new IVF course;— desire to…