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Melasma

Definition Melasma is a brown, tan or blue-gray discoloration on the face. It is most common in women 20 to 50 years of age. Men can also be affected. Cause Melasma is thought to be caused partly by sun exposure, genetic predisposition, and hormonal changes due to birth control pills, …

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Modalities of Infertility Treatment

Timed ntercourse It is the act of having sexual intercourse on the most fertile days of a woman’s monthly cycle. This is a treatment option for infertility. It is often used by young couples with unexplained infertility, who want a simple and natural choice to conceive. Ovulation is stimulated with …

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Adolescent Sexual Abuse

Case scenario Aini came to the clinic complaining of itchy yellowish vaginal discharge for a month. Doctor Linda saw her  and found out that Aini had contracted  a sexually transmitted disease. She noted that Aini was only 14 yrs old and interviewed Aini alone promising her confidentiality. In  tears Aini …

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Glycaemic Index and Glycaemic Load

Glycaemic Index and Glycaemic Load – Are They The Same ?   What is Glycaemic Index or GI? The Glycaemic index (GI) measures how quick or slow a carbohydrate-containing food raises blood glucose after consumption. Slowly absorbed foods are called low GI foods. Moderately absorbed foods are called moderate GI …

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Analysis Of Fertilization Of Embryo Development

Introduction Fertilization takes place when the sperm has successfully entered the ovum and fuse together resulting in a zygote.  The zygote contains the combined genetic material carried by both the male and female gametes which consists of the 23 chromosomes from the nucleus of the ovum and the 23 chromosomes …

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Embryo Transfer Procedure

What is embryo transfer? It is a process by which grown embryos  (4 cells on day 2, 8 cells on day 3 or blastocyst on day 5) is placed in the uterus using a catheter. How does embryo transfer work? Usually embryos is transferred at day two, third or fifth …

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Intrauterine Insemination

Introduction It is a process that inseminating processed sperm using laboratory procedures to isolate the active sperm from the seminal fluid, less active and immotile sperm. Concentrated active sperm will be inserted into the uterus of a woman using catheter on the day of ovulation was expected to occur.  History  …

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Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection

 Introduction   Intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) involves injecting a single sperm directly into an ovum under a microscope with manipulator in order to fertilise the egg and transferred to the woman’s womb.  Indication  Procedure ICSI is the best choice for fertilization if the male partner has low number of sperm, …

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