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Pelvic Ultrasound & Sonohysterogram

Today, I had an appointment for a pelvic ultrasound and sonohysterogram. While I have not been looking forward to this day, I admit that I was eager to have one more thing checked off our “to do list”. 594 more words

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

It has been one week since our visit with Dr. G. Today, we had an appointment to drop off a semen specimen to be analyzed. Imagine how thrilled my husband was this morning knowing that  236 more words

Our Story

In October 2015, I visited my gynecologist for my yearly exam and to have a discussion about family planning. I expressed my concerns that I was off birth control for a number of years but was unable to get pregnant. 305 more words

The Semen Analysis: There’s Even an App for That!

The first examination for male infertility is a history followed by a physical exam.  Next comes the semen analysis, where a single drop of seminal fluid is examined under the microscope.  382 more words

Looking beyond Semen Analysis as a marker for Male Fertility

It’s a well-known fact that male factor contributes to a couple’s inability to conceive in up to 40% of all cases of infertility. In practice, however, the inability of a couple to conceive is still seen largely as a woman’s problem. 758 more words


Male Infertility Test Simplified

by Dr Agilan Arjunan, Fertility Specialist, KL Fertility Centre (Malaysia)

Have you ever gone through a fertility assessment before? For couples who had done it , you would know that it can sometimes look very complicated with all those internal ultrasound (transvaginal) scans, blood tests, x-ray tests and sperm test for a male partner. 499 more words

Dr Agilan Arjunan

The results are in

Sam received a phone call yesterday evening from the lab and everything is more than fine with him! I’m relieved to know that we aren’t going to be battling this on two fronts, as that probably would have meant IVF was the next immediate option, something we can’t afford to do whilst living in the US. 162 more words