IUI before IVF?


Directly placing sperm into a woman’s uterus as a fertility treatment is no longer as popular, with many opting to go for IVF and it’s more likely positive outcome.

Albeit this, results presented at the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology suggest that Intrauterine Insemination (IUI), may increase the live birth rate from 9 to 31 percent in couples who experienced infertility for three to four years.

IUI is easier, cheaper, and less invasive than IVF. The results of this research hence present good news to many.

Read more in this New Scientist article: