IUI (Intrauterine Insemination) In Dubai
What is Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)?
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) is a procedure that done to enhance the chances of natural pregnancy. This process includes directly injecting the healthy sperms into the uterus to enable fertilization. The IUI procedures are typically recommended for couples with moderate fertility issues and are proven successful in most cases.
When is IUI suggested?
Intrauterine insemination is recommended in the following cases:
Mild male factor infertility
IUI can help overcome minor male infertility issues such as weak motility or mild reduced sperms count. In addition, if the male partner suffers from reproductive disorders such as or premature ejaculation.
Cervical factor infertility
Sometimes, when the cervical mucus is too dense, it may prevent sperms from getting closer to the egg. The benefit of IUI is that it doesn’t require any indulgence of the cervix. It puts the sperm directly into your uterus, thereby increasing the number of accessible sperm for the ovulated egg.
Sexual issues :
Like vaginismus , erectile dysfunction.
Apart from these, there are several other cases where an IUI treatment can provide the best results, such as –
- The female partner has open fallopian tubes.
- The causes of infertility are unknown or undiagnosable.
How does IUI work?
The main steps involved in IUI are as follows:
Preparing sperm sample
Sperm washing is a crucial part of the IUI treatment, where a semen sample from the male partner is added to a wash media in a centrifuge device and is processed through multiple phases. This allows the isolation of healthy sperms from the semen sample. The sperms are then prepared for insemination.
During the insemination process, first, the vagina is dilated with a speculum. The selected sperms are loaded into a thin catheter, and the catheter is passed through the cervix in the uterus, where the sperms are released.
What is the cost of IUI?
The cost of IUI varies for every individual couple depending on the following factors:
Why choose Dr. Amal to get the best IUI treatment in Dubai?
Dr. Amal Al Mulla is a renowned gynecologist and infertility specialist in Dubai. She is extensively trained and has a vast experience of 20 years. She utilizes advanced scanning and diagnostic technologies available internationally and offers the best gynecological and assisted reproductive procedures. So if you would like to know more about the best IUI treatment in Dubai, book an appointment with us.