Female infertility evaluation

Understanding the Causes and Diagnosis of Female Infertility


Female infertility is a common issue that affects many couples trying to conceive. Infertility can have a number of causes, including hormonal imbalances, structural problems, and age-related factors. To determine the cause of infertility and develop a treatment plan, a female infertility evaluation may be necessary.

Why is a Female Infertility Evaluation Important?

A female infertility evaluation is important because infertility is not always caused by a problem with the male reproductive system. In fact, female infertility plays a role in approximately 50% of all infertility cases. By conducting a thorough evaluation, the specialized doctor can determine the cause of infertility and develop a personalized treatment plan to help the couple achieve pregnancy.

What to Expect During a Female Infertility Evaluation

During a female infertility evaluation, the doctor will perform a thorough evaluation of the patient’s medical history, lifestyle, and symptoms. The doctor may also perform physical examinations and order laboratory tests to help diagnose any underlying conditions.

Some of the common tests performed during a female infertility evaluation include:

  • Ovarian reserve testing: This test measures the quantity and quality of a woman’s eggs.
  • Hormonal tests: These tests measure the levels of hormones such as follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), and estradiol to determine if there is a hormonal imbalance.
  • Ultrasound: This imaging test can help the doctor evaluate the health of the ovaries and uterus, including the presence of fibroids or cysts.
  • Hysterosalpingogram (HSG): This test uses X-rays and a special dye to evaluate the structure of the uterus and fallopian tubes.
  • Laparoscopy: This surgical procedure is used to evaluate the pelvic organs and diagnose any structural problems.

Based on the results of the evaluation, the doctor may recommend a course of treatment, which may include medications, lifestyle changes, or assisted reproductive techniques such as in vitro fertilization (IVF).

In conclusion, a female infertility evaluation is an important step for couples who are trying to conceive. By understanding the cause of infertility, the doctor can develop a personalized treatment plan to help the couple achieve their reproductive goals. If you are experiencing infertility, speak with your doctor about undergoing a female infertility evaluation.


Dr. Indu Madhusudhan

MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Speciality : Infertility Specialist, Gynecologist, Obstetrician Experience : 22+ Years Experience
Languages spoken : English, Kannada ,Hindi , Marathi


Dr. Madhusudhan H.R

MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery, MNAMS - General Surgery, FRCS - General Surgery, MBBS

Speciality : Infertility Specialist, Gynecologist, Obstetrician Experience : 22+ Years Experience
Languages spoken : English, Kannada ,Hindi , Marathi

Sushma Dasari
Sushma Dasari
It's a gods grace to meet Dr.Indu Madhusudhan, our life has changed completly because of her advices, I am conceived now and expecting a baby in few days. She is extremely patient friendly, polite and smiling in addressing all our concerns. More to it she also made us feel comfortable in communicating freely during the appointments. I would say she is one of the top most gynaecologist with impeccable knowledge. Thank you mam for utmost care and advices.
Suseela kurakula
Suseela kurakula
Very good consultation...and preferable
vinutha prabhakar
vinutha prabhakar
I have known Dr.Indu for over a year now. She is extremely kind and helpful. Patiently addressed all our concerns. She has such a positive aura which is calming. She has been of great support in my pregnancy journey! I am so glad to have consulted her. Thank you, Doctor.
Srujana Banjagere
Srujana Banjagere
Extremely kind and empathetic. carefully investigates your entire history and explains the options available. Doctor is very transparent and knowledgeable. She also has a soothing aura. Definitely recommend to anyone trying for a baby.
sonali manure
sonali manure
Doctor is very professional and friendly. I am so grateful to have met her. 🙂🙏
Pratibha Kulkarni
Pratibha Kulkarni
We are thankful to Dr.Indu for always being there for us. Throughout our infertility journey she gave us hope and encouraged us to not give up. We really appreciate her knowledge, friendliness and frankness. Her calm demeanour and constant guidance helped us keep calm through our challenging pregnancy and emergency c-section. She has not just been our doctor but also a friend and a guide.

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Before your first appointment, one of our clinical care coordinators will call you to discuss your case and review what appointments to expect. The clinical care coordinator will make sure all appointments are arranged in a timely fashion. Each of our patients is unique and treated individually, and the schedule of doctors you see will be tailored specifically to your needs. The doctors will discuss your care options with you and answer any questions that you may have regarding your diagnosis and management.

We are dedicated to helping pregnant women and their families after a significant birth defect or genetic condition has been detected. Specialists from both obstetrics and pediatrics work together as a team to determine the best way to care for you and your unborn baby, both during and after your pregnancy.

Whenever possible, we create an integrated appointment plan, so that you can meet with the multiple subspecialists involved in your case. Some patients come here for a second opinion and go back to their obstetrician. Other patients transfer their care to Columbia as their delivery date approaches to make sure their baby immediately receives the necessary specialized pediatric care after birth.


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