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…

Intrauterine insemination (IUI)

Intrauterine insemination (IUI)

One of the simplest forms of infertility treatment, the main task of which is to increase the number of sperm that reach the egg and fertilize it independently, is intrauterine insemination (IUI).It involves transfer of the sperm into the uterine cavity to facilitate fertilization.⠀Treatment using IUI may be recommended in the following cases:🔺infertility of unclear…

Principles of male infertility treatment

Principles of male infertility treatment

Currently, in the treatment of male infertility, the most acceptable are the following statements: 🔸 all diagnostic and treatment actions for both of married couple should be coordinated, taking into account the woman’s reproductive reserve⠀🔸 attempts of the treatment should be limited in time⠀🔸 eliminate all adverse factors, recommend an adequate rhythm of sexual life,…

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…

A slight change in our logo and name.

The eagle-eyed among you may have noticed a slight change in our logo and name. Sakura Fertility Agency has been re-branded to Plusmed Fertility Agency to reflect our cooperation with the reproductive medical center „Plusmed“, which provides its services to couples who have problems in getting pregnant, in western Ukraine and Europe. If you’ve visited…

Our trusted partners from the Medical center Plusmed

We would like to continue introducing our trusted partners from the Medical center Plusmed – a modern medical center with qualified staff and the latest equipment that provides high quality diagnosis and treatment services of female and male infertility in Uzhhorod.✅⠀Today we would like to talk about the embryologists:⠀– Fedir Kurtiak and Andriy Repetylo are…