Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

150 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Is patency test required before going for IVF?

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Mahesh Koregol

Infertility Specialist

Practicing since :2000

Answered : 3768 Questions

default
Posted on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 in Infertility Problem
Question: Hi Doc,

I did receive my TB Culturing report & says none have grown so far. But the last report is on 12th Aug, 2014. Now what would you suggest?
Do I also go for a Patency test & also check for hydrosalphinx. Just concerned, since want everything to be OK before I go for my next part of IVF ie - Embryo tranfer.

Thanks & regards,
XXXX
doctor
Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 8 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Dont worry

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I read your query and I understand your concerns.

Following is my reply:

1) It is good to know your culture report for TB is negative. You dont have active infection now.

2) Patency test is not required before going for IVF or embryo transfer.

3) You can safely go ahead with the procedure now.

Let me know if you have anymore questions.

Regards,
Dr. Mahesh Koregol
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Medical Procedures

Recent questions on  Embryo transfer

doctor1 MD

Hi, i have just had embryo transfer of two embryo's one a grade a/b cell division 8 the other grade b cell division 7 with slight fragmentation the transfer was smooth with no problems, it will be a week this saturday my question though is i am now urinating loads and have been getting headaches over the last 3 days.

doctor1 MD

HI, my wife has undergone embryo transfer , from 7th Day she is have loose stools, please advice if this is a concern, loose stools started 24hrs after she first took Progesterone Gel, could the loose stools be because of that? Should she take...

doctor1 MD

I am 5 weeks pregnant. I have undergone ivf icsi . Since embryo transfer i have been using naturogest progestrone vaginal suppositries 3 times a day. Somehow while inserting it i am feeling my vaginal entry is closed and swelled up. Is it due to...

doctor1 MD

Sir i went through embryo transfer procedure as on dated 04-10-2017 but by mistake i inserted folsafe vaginally for 2 days and forgot insert emprogest 400. Please suggest is there any impact on my uterus and embryos???

doctor1 MD

hi doctor ...i just had my embryo transfer done on 16 jan...the same day also i was suffering from constipation & now today on 19 i am having some loose motion...is everything going to be ok?? i am not feeling anything after ET

i am 34, 5'4..ET done at Sir ganga ram hospital

doctor1 MD

I have undergone frozen embryo transfer on 3rd june 2012 after which i am taking Progestrone capsules and Took Hucog 5000 injections on 6th & 9th june . I m getting proper menstrual cramps since a day after embryo transfer but didnt get any spotting uptill now what could it be i m pregnant or not?

doctor1 MD

since day two after Embryo transfer, i have been having lower back aches and lower abdominal cramps. am in day 8 today. the pains still persist though not so much a times. Pregnancy test is due on 9th june. are the pains signs of succesfull IVF or not?