Intrauterine Insemination or IUI is a fertility treatment in which laboratory washed semen is placed inside a woman’s uterus at the time of ovulation to facilitate fertilization and get her pregnant.
The prime goal of IUI is to increase the number of sperms reaching the fallopian tubes for better chances of fertilization. IUI technique gives sperm the head start needed to fertilize the egg, however sperm still has to move ahead, reach the egg and fertilize it on its own.
Generally, IUI is recommended when a male partner has fertility issues that are less sperm count or low motility.
However, IUI may be selected as an infertility treatment for the conditions given below
IUI is not recommended if a woman has