About IVF and ICSI


Mainly two types of test tube baby procedure are there.

  • IVF
  • ICSI

In this procedure eggs (ovum) of women and sperm of husband are put in an incubator and allow them to meet naturally, fertilize them and to grow inside incubator on their own for 2-5 days. In incubator environment is created similar to women’s womb (uterus). In this procedure of test tube baby number of sperms has to be in millions. Here one egg is taken in one petri dish and approximately 1 lac sperms are put along with it.

Used where sperm count is very very less. In this procedure single sperm is injected in to one ovum by special micro injection pipette (micro manipulation). This procedure is having advantage that even sperm count &/or motility &/or morphology (shape) is less or not good embryo can be formed and success can easily achieved.

Types of  IVF and ICSI


Here husband’s sperm and wife’s eggs are used to form embryo and subsequently transferred into wife’s uterus.

Donor egg and husband’s sperm:

Egg of an anonymous donor is used with husbands sperm and formed embryo this way is transferred to intended woman’s uterus and baby is grow into her uterus for nine months. This procedure is used when woman’s egg are totally deprived or of very poor quality and for advanced age.

Wife’s egg and donor sperms:

Here donor sperm is used and wife’s egg and once embryo is formed it is transferred into intended woman’s uterus. This procedure is used when husband is having Azoo spermia and which is not responding to available modes of treatment.

Embryo donation:

Here anonymous ovum donor and sperm donor are used and embryo are formed which is subsequently transferred to woman’s uterus. This procedure is used when husband and wife both is having problem in sperm and egg respectively.

NOTE: We follow all legal norms, no deviation will be done from legal rules.