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Ultrasound Guided Artificial Insemination (UGAI)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Hospital de Cruces Identifier:
First received: December 15, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2008
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to ascertain whether using ultrasound guidance during intrauterine insemination (IUI) could increase pregnancy rates.

Condition Intervention Phase
Insemination Procedure: recombinant FSH Phase 4

Study Type: Observational

Further study details as provided by Hospital de Cruces:

Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Recombinat FSH Procedure: recombinant FSH


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The woman's inclusion criteria in our IUI program were at least one patent tube, normal cavity, basal FSH < 10 mU/mL and age under 40 years.
  • IUI with husband's sperm (IUI-H) was indicated when, after sperm preparation, at least 5 million motile spermatozoa were recovered; this was performed in 58 cases (79.45%).
  • In the remaining 15 cases (20.55%), IUI was performed with donor sperm (IUI-D) either because of azoospermia (n=6) failure to recover spermatozoa during testicular biopsy (n=5) or in women without a male partner (n=4).

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous infertility treatments had been carried out.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00809952

Human Reproduction Unit
Cruces-Baracaldo, Basque Country, Spain, 48903
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hospital de Cruces
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00809952     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HUMREP-08-0656
Study First Received: December 15, 2008
Last Updated: December 15, 2008 processed this record on August 18, 2017