Infertility is defined as the failure to conceive, no matter what reason, after one year of trying. It affects millions of men and women, and can be very difficult to go through. Luckily, advances in technology an medicine over the last couple of decades have made finding options much easier for those who want to […]
Thanks to modern technology and medical advances, there are more effective fertility treatments available today than ever before. Of course, one of these advancements is the tuboplasty procedure. Tuboplasty refers to surgical operations undertaken to restore the functionality and integrity of a woman’s fallopian tubes. This can enable the patient to conceive and become pregnant. […]
Essure was a form of permanent female sterilization developed by the pharmaceutical company, Bayer. Originally launched in 2002, Bayer discontinued sales of Essure in the United States in 2018 as a result of a string of lawsuits, and the decision from the Food and Drug Administration to restrict its sale. For many women, getting an […]
In order to understand what fertility treatment options are out there, you must first learn about the different causes of infertility — the failure to conceive (regardless of cause) after one year of trying.
Here are just a few of the most common causes.
Endometriosis is an often painful disorder in which the endometrium — the tissue […]
About a third of female infertility is caused by tubal factors and endometriosis. In some cases the tubal problem is caused by pelvic inflammatory disease, previous ectopic pregnancy, obliterative fibrosis, tubal polyps, fibroids, salpingitis isthmica nodosa , fimbrial agglutination or adhesions and hydrosalpinx. However the most common reason for tubal infertility is previous tubal ligation […]
Tuboplasty is the microsurgical procedure to accomplish tubal reversal. Tuboplasty as microsurgical tubal reanastomosis, especially of the midsegment has high success rate. The vast majority of midsegment occlusion cases are due to previous tubal ligation of different types. Varieties of tubal ligations include segmental tubal excision, ring sterilization, clip sterilization and coagulation.
Microsurgical tubal reanastomosis when […]
Fertility treatments are directed to the specific problem. If a blockage is preventing an egg or sperm from moving through the tube this can be overcome by either tuboplasty (please see www.tuboplasty.com) or IVF. In cases of Polycystic ovaries there are immature eggs but no ovulation. This can be treated medically.
Polyps, fibroids or a septum […]