Femi Olatunbosun MB FRCSC


Infertility: Problems With the Man’s Reproductive System

The most common cause of male infertility is low sperm count. Absence of sperm in the semen is less common, affecting 1 out of 100 men and affecting 10 to 15 out of 100 infertile men. 1 Causes of sperm count problems include: Hormonal problems in the testicles or pituitary gland. The pituitary gland releases hormones…

Infertility Treatment for Women With PCOS

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) do not ovulate regularly. They often have trouble getting pregnant. The medicines clomiphene and letrozole are commonly used to stimulate ovulation. But medicine doesn’t work for some women who have PCOS. This is because many body systems are involved in PCOS ovulation…

Infertility: Problems With Ovulation

It can be hard to find out the cause of ovulation problems. Possible causes may include: Hormone imbalances. Most women with ovulation problems have hormone imbalances. An example of a condition that causes a hormone imbalance is polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Other ovulation problems can start in the ovaries or in…

Biophysical Profile (BPP)

Discusses biophysical profile (BPP) or fetal biophysical profile (FBP), tests that measure a baby’s health during pregnancy. Covers nonstress test with electronic fetal heart rate monitoring and fetal ultrasound. Discusses what results mean.

Infertility: Ethical and Legal Concerns

Reproductive research and treatment raise many ethical and legal concerns. The American Society for Reproductive Medicine has issued a number of statements about these issues. You can review these statements on its website at www.asrm.org/EthicsReports. Multiple pregnancy Transferring several fertilized eggs during…