1) Oocyte Pick-up (OPU)
An Egg Collection is the process of obtaining the eggs or ovums from the ovary of the female. This is a simple procedure that is performed in a mini Operation Theatre by a doctor under a light anaesthetic.
2) IUI (Intrauterine Insemination)
Sperm that is washed in the laboratory was transferred into the uterus during ovulation
3) IVF (In Vitro Fertilisation)
Known as test tube baby treatment. Oocyte is fertilised by sperm in a laboratory culture dish
and incubated to become embryo.
4) ICSI (Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection)
A single sperm is injected into an oocyte for fertilisation.
5) Semen Analysis (SA)
A detail test to analyse semen, sperm count, quality, motility and morphology.
6) Sperm Freezing
Sperm is stored in liquid nitrogen (LN2) for future use.
7) Oocyte/Embryo Freezing
Oocyte/Embryo is stored in liquid nitrogen (LN2) for future use.
8) Frozen Embryo Transfer (FET)
Frozen embryos from a previous IVF cycle is thawed and transferred back into the uterus.
9) Surgical Sperm Retrieval (SSR)
surgery to extract sperm directly from the testes or epididymis.