What Is Infertility? Diagnosis And Treatment Of Infertility: Dr. Sumita Sofat

Everything about infertility

What is Infertility?

What Is Infertility?

Infertility is a condition, which is described as an inability to conceive a baby naturally without any problem. There are several reasons behind this condition, which include hormonal problems, endometriosis, PCOS, blocked fallopian tubes, other reproductive problems in females, and sperm problems in males.

Everything about infertility
Everything about infertility

Due to these conditions, the couple usually experiences infertility, which can only be treated with the help of infertility treatment. There are several infertility treatments are available for both men and women. For this, you have to visit the IVF centre, so that you can get a proper check-up of your condition.

Diagnosis of infertility

During your first visit, your infertility specialist may ask you about your sexual habits and health history too. Only thereafter, she may suggest you something which will help you to improve your chances of getting pregnant. This is only done after proper check-up as well as Infertility evaluation. There are several types of tests for both men and women to know about infertility. 

Male InfertilityTests for men

For infertility tests or evaluations, your partner has to give the sample of semen or sperm. Well, you may not know that it is necessary to produce healthy sperm for fertilization.


Dr. Sumita Sofat's Sofat Infertility & Women Care Centre's LAB - Ludhiana Punjab
Sofat Infertility & Women Care Centre’s LAB – Ludhiana Punjab

So, there are several tests available to examine the reason behind infertility. These are:

  • Semen analysis
  • Hormone testing
  • Genetic testing
  • Testicular biopsy
  • Imaging
  • Another specialty testing to know the abnormalities of DNA.

Female InfertilityTests for women

Well, the fertility in women completely depends on the ovaries, whether they are able to produce healthy eggs or not. If you are suffering from infertility, then you have to undergo several tests, which are designed to examine your fertility issues. These are:

Sofat Infertility & Women Care Centre's LAB - Ludhiana Punjab
Sofat Infertility & Women Care Centre’s LAB – Ludhiana Punjab
  • Ovulation testing
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Ovarian reserve testing
  • Another hormone testing
  • Imaging tests
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopy

These types of tests are beneficial to know the fertility issues in both males and females. And then according to your condition as well as fertility issues, specialist recommend you treatment options. So, you do not take tension anymore, you will be able to conceive a baby without any problems.

Now, let’s have a look at treatment options to treat infertility in both males and females.

Treatment options for infertile couples.

There are several treatment options are available for infertile couples to make them able to conceive a baby without a problem. These are:

IVF: The other name of IVF is in-vitro fertilization which is designed for women who are suffering from certain fertility issues such as blocked fallopian tubes, hormonal changes, ovulation problems, and so on. This is one of the best treatment options which gives you better results.

ICSI: This is the best treatment for males, who are suffering from low sperm Count or cell quantity as well as quality too. In addition to this, in this treatment option, your surgeon directly injects the sperm cell injection into your uterus.