Louise Joy Brown, the world’s first successful test tube baby, born in Britain on 25 may, 1978, was one of the path breaking achievement in the history of medicine. After that great attainment, so many babies were produced round the globe with less complication by the help of most modern technology in the field of Artificial insemination. Artificial insemination or AI- is the process within the sperm is placed into the reproductive part of a female for the purpose of impregnating the female. The course is artificially done rather than sexual intercourse or natural insemination.
With the technological advancement the artificial insemination became simpler and reliable. Here the ovaries are stimulated with FSH or HMG to produce several eggs per cycle. When the eggs reach maturity, ovulation is triggered by either an endogenous LH surge or by an injection of HCG. Approximately 36 to 42 hours later, near the time of ovulation, a prepared sperm sample is placed into the upper uterine cavity via a narrow catheter. This treatment regimen increases the chance of pregnancy.
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) or artificial insemination is most commonly used for unexplained infertility. It is also used for couples affected by mild endometriosis, problems with ovulation, mild male factor infertility and cervical factor infertility.
The best clinic to cure infertility problems is Srishti Hospital situated at the heart of Puducherry. Dr. Dash (SAFAL),Fertility doctor, and his teams are well equipped and got skillful experience on this specific field of studies. This is the place one can really depend on.