What is Intra Uterine insemination (IUI)?

IUI is depositing of washed and concentrated motile sperm into uterine cavity through cervix using a fine plastic catheter. Intrauterine insemination (IUI) is widely accepted as the first line treatment for treating infertile couples.

Who are the couples that require IUI?

IUI is a first line treatment for following cases:

  • Unexplained infertility
  • Low sperm count
  • Decreased sperm motility
  • A hostile cervical mucus
  • Erectile or ejaculatory dysfunction
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Azoospermic males when IUI is done with donor
  • IUI with cryopreserved Semen when the husband is working abroad
  • Mild Endometriosis