Women’s Hormonal Profile
Hormonal balance plays a crucial role in the biological health of women. The glands in the brain and ovaries secret the hormones that affect the menstrual cycle and fertility of the women. Imbalance in the production of these hormones can severely affect the reproductive and biological health of a lady. Care and attention are needed when a girl enters the age of puberty and begins with the menstrual cycle. Close monitoring and regular check-ups become essential if a girl complains about the irregular menstrual cycle, excess blood flow, or unbearable pain. The situation also needs importance and concern when a lady approaches middle-age and is on the verge of reproductive organs shutting down, nearing menopause. Again, there exists a need for monitoring the biological health and consulting the physician. Few tests namely Thyroid Panel II: T3 Free, T4 Free, and TSH, progesterone, estradiol (E2) hormone test become essential if you are struggling with infertility, abnormal menstrual cycles, heavy vaginal bleeding, fatigue, moodiness, low sex drive, loss of muscle tone, or increased body fat. Goel Kidney Care has a unit of doctors understanding the need of every woman and serving the best to promote their health.
Men’s Hormonal Profile
Hormonal balance in the body affects not only the physical growth of the body but also emotional stability and mental peace. Hormonal secretion in males affects the sexual drive, hair growth, muscle development, and all other factors contributing to manhood. It is advisable to undertake a Hormonal balance test if experiencing low sex drive, erectile dysfunction , fatness, or feeling lethargic without any identifiable cause. Thyroid Panel II: T3 Free, T4 Free, TSH, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) cancer, and test testosterone (free and total) test helps in getting an insight into the hormonal profile of men. It explains the unidentifiable causes of mood swings and fluctuating emotional state.
Technological innovations are revolutionizing the world around us. INTRAUTERINE INSEMINATION(IUI) is one such example in the medical field. It is a fertility treatment wherein sperm is placed in the uterus to facilitate fertilization. It aims at increasing the number of sperms reaching a fallopian tube, which in return increases the chances of fertilization. However, the increase in the sperms in no case ensures results as reaching the egg and fertilizing it remains to be a part of sperm itself. The process begins with stimulating the ovulation and closely monitoring the maturity of eggs. Catheter helps in placing the sperms in the uterus, thus increasing the count of sperms and enhancing the chances of conception. Goel Kidney Care Hospital is the option you should avail of for all your reproductive and biological health issues.
Semen analysis is the evaluation of semen ejaculated at the time of intercourse. It contains sperm, therefore a factor that checks man’s fertility. Semiograpm or Sperm count helps in evaluating the success of a vasectomy or reversal of it. It also helps in diagnosing the reproductive problem in males making him infertile. The semen analysis tells about the number, shape, and sperm morbidity that helps in gaining insight into the reproduction potential of males. The process requires a semen sample to be at the body temperature and reach the testing lab within 30-60 minutes after leaving the body as prolong delay and too much degree of hotness or coldness contaminate the semen making results inaccurate.
Doctors at Goel Kidney care hospital have treatments for all hormonal imbalance situations you encounter. Experts advise and recommend the use of medicines that can help in improvising the fertility of females and males. Prescriptions are more common for females than males because it is easy to stimulate and promote the production of eggs in women than increasing the sperm count in males. Apart from the prescriptions, we do have experts providing treatments to let you enjoy the feel of becoming parents.
Sperm washing increases the chances of sperm to enter into the fallopian tube and fertilize eggs. Therefore, it is an essential procedure wherein doctors aim to promote pregnancy using artificial techniques like IVF and IUI. Sperm washing involves separating semen from the sperm and preparing them for artificial fertilization by improving their characteristics that facilitate the maturation of egg when brought in contact. Sperm washing is not only the requirement of IVF and IUV but happens during natural pregnancy as well. During natural conception, the vagina and cervix act as biological filters removing the seminal fluids that can cause cramps in uterus. Apart from playing its role in fertility, sperm washing is also helpful in eradicating certain diseases that have roots embed in semen. There are different ways of extracting sperm for artificial fertilization of eggs. We at Goel KIdney care hospital offers you the best options for the extraction of semen.
TESA is Testicular sperm aspiration (TESA) involves extracting sperm from the testicles through the needle insertion.
Percutaneous Epididymal Sperm Aspiration (PESA) makes use of a needle into the epididymis to extract the semen. Repetition of the process allows accumulating the required amount of semen in the tube.
TESE: Testicular Sperm Extraction is a process of collecting sperms directly from the testicles that call in for making a small incision in the testis.
MESA: Microsurgical Epididymal Sperm Aspiration involves opening the epididymal tubules through microscopic operating surgery.
TESA, TESE, PESA, MESA, Drug Therapy
The following tests are conducted at Goel Kidney Care for surgical sperm retrieval which is helpful in fertility procedures like IVF:
- TESA: testicular sperm aspiration. This involves placing a needle attached to a syringe through the skin of the scrotum and simply sucking out the fluid inside the testicle.
- TESE: testicular sperm extraction.
- PESA: percutaneous epididymal sperm aspiration. This involves the same needle and syringe technique but the needle is placed directly into the epididymis.
- MESA: microsurgical epididymal sperm aspiration. An open surgical sperm retrieval procedure that uses an operating microscopy to locate the tubules of the epididymis precisely, so that large numbers of sperm can be extracted.