This book is a step by step guide to intrauterine insemination (IUI). Divided into seven sections, the first provides an overview of IUI and general aspects of preparation for the procedure. The following sections discuss andrology, ovulation, IUI in special circumstances, for example with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV); procedures and results. The final chapter examines future challenges for IUI. With more than 100 images and illustrations, this book is a practical, step by step guide for practising gynaecologists, as well as postgraduate students.
Gita Ganguly Mukherjee DGO MD FICOG FICMCH FRCOG Senior Consultant Gynaecologist, Former Professor and Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, R G Kar Medical College, Kolkata; President, R N Ganguly Foundation, Kolkata, India B N Chakravarty MO FRCOG DSc Director, Institute of Reproductive Medicine, Kolkata, India
SECTION 1: General 1. Intrauterine Insemination-An Overview 2. Physiology of Ovulation with Special Reference to Controlled Ovarian Hyperstimulation 3. Physiological Aspect of Semen and Sperm with Special Reference to Intrauterine Insemination 4. Indications and Selection Criteria in an Intrauterine Insemination Program 5. Role of Laparoscopy before Intrauterine Insemination 6. Counseling in Intrauterine Insemination Program 7. Setting up a Clinic and Laboratory in Intrauterine Insemination Program SECTION 2: Andrology 8. Semen Analysis According to WHO Criteria 9. Semen Collection 10. Semen Preparation for Intrauterine Insemination 11. IUI in Male Subfertility: How it Affects Outcome of IUI? 12. Semen Freezing and use in Intrauterine Insemination SECTION 3: Ovulation 13. Ovarian Stimulation for Intrauterine Insemination- An Introduction 14. Natural Cycle Intrauterine Insemination 15. Clomiphene/Letrozole Stimulation in Intrauterine Insemination 16. Gonadotropin Stimulation in Intrauterine Insemination 17. GnRH Antagonists in Intrauterine Insemination 18. Role of Adjuvants for Ovulation Induction in IUI CyclesSECTION 4: Special Situations 19. Role of Intrauterine Insemination in Unexplained Infertility 20. Intrauterine Insemination in Endometriosis 21. Intrauterine Insemination in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome 22. Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Intrauterine Inseminations SECTION 5: Procedures 23. Monitoring in Intrauterine Insemination Cycle 24. IUI Techniques and Difficulties Faced During Insemination 25. Role of Luteal Phase Support in IUI 26. Complications of Intrauterine Insemination 27. Ethical and Legal Aspects of Intrauterine Insemination 28. Guidelines in Intrauterine Insemination Program SECTION 6: Results 29. Intrauterine Insemination: How to Make it Cost-effective? 30. Pregnancy Outcome and Follow-up in IUI Cycles 31. Why Intrauterine Insemination Fails? 32. How to Improve the Success in Intrauterine Insemination Program? SECTION 7: IUI-Inception and Future 33. The History of Artificial Insemination 34. Future Challenges in Intrauterine Insemination Index