Daily Archive 22/10/2017

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Never Give Up Hope; At Last A Family With 2 Girls and 1 Boy

K G P, 30 years had one cycle of IUI in another center. Her tubes were not blocked, uterus was normal and egg count was 20. She was diagnosed to have PCOS. We did another 2 cycles of IUI but without success.

She was advised IVF and she readily agreed. She had her treatment in June and December 2010 which was unsuccessful. In December 2011, she had another cycle of IVF. 4 weeks later, two pregnancy sacs with fetal heart was seen. She was excited and extremely happy. However, 2 weeks later, only one fetal heart was seen. She was advised that in twin pregnancy, 20% will have vanishing 2nd twin. Her pregnancy progress normally and she delivered a healthy baby girl weighing 3.1kg.

In 2014, she came back and planned to have a second child. IVF cycle was started in April and embryo transfer was done on 2nd May 2014. 7 weeks later, 2 pregnancy sacs with fetal heart were seen. She was delighted to hear the news; twin pregnancy. Her twin pregnancy progress well and she delivered on 28th december 2014 a set of healthy twin, one boy and one girl. She and her husband were satisfied and happy to a family of one boy and two girls. Another happy news for her; she still has frozen embryo for future treatment cycle.

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Oldest IVF Mother Using Her Own Egg in Malaysia at 47 year

On 30th May 2013, S Wu from UK visited MetroIVF seeking advice to have a baby of her own using her own eggs. She was 46 years and her fertility doctor in London Lister hospital decline to treat her conventional IVF because of her age. She came to Malaysia and seek consultation at numerous fertility center and finally choose to have her fertility treatment at MetroIVF. Her uterus and hormone were normal. She was advised that successful IVF pregnancy is unlikely because globally no woman had successful IVF using her own age at 46 years. (However, four months later in September 2013 in Orlando USA, the first 46 years old IVF mother delivered a baby boy)

On 6th December 2013, S Wu came back to MetroIVF and insists on having IVF treatment under Dr Tee Swi Peng and confidently accept the extremely low chance of success. She was started on short protocol in the same month and she had four eggs collected and two were matured to be used for fertilization with ICSI. Only one of the eggs fertilized and only one embryo with 4 cells was transferred. S Wu was a very determine and had planned her next one month well including where to source her medication and consultation. She left us 4 days after embryo transfer.

14 days passed, and there was no news from her. We waited. 17 days passed, an email arrived. S Wu’s blood bHCG has rose from 271 to 2397Iu/l. MetroIVF team were so delighted to hear the good news and it was the talk for the whole week. S Wu soon become the oldest IVF mother using her own egg in Malaysia and also globally. S Wu never fails to regularly update MetroIVF on her pregnancy progress. She took a year leave from her profession so as to care for her pregnancy because she knew it will not come by again. She delivered a healthy baby girl on 9th September 2014 at the age of 47. S Wu is a tough and bold lady indeed!  She make history in Malaysia and globally

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Oldest IVF mother using her own egg

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Our Patient From Netherlands Finally Have A Complete Family

F.E.H., 35 years was married for 9 years and had been trying to conceive for the past 8 years. Her husband, is a Dutch IT consultant. They visited Metro IVF on 16-02-2010 seeking assistance to get pregnant. Our initial investigations showed that her uterus was normal sized and her hormone were normal. Her antral follicle count was good, at 15. However her husband Semen analysis showed severe sperm count.

The couple was explained on severe male factor as the cause for their infertility. She was advised IVF instead of IUI. She commenced ivf treatment using long protocol. 14 eggs were retrieved in May 2010 and 3 embryo was transferred 2 days later. The cycle was unsuccessful. 3 months later, patient on her request was referred to Netherlands for her subsequent treatment. She had her 2nd ivf cycle in Netherlands under Dr Cam in Oct 2010 and had similar result.

The following year, She came back to Metro IVF and started her 3rd IVF cycle in March 2011. 18 eggs were retrieved on 21st march 2011 and embryo transfer was done 3 days later. 12 days later her blood bHCG was 127iu/l. At last F.E.H. is pregnant!!!. At 7 weeks of gestation a single intrauterine sac was seen with fetal present. Detailed scan of the baby was done on 16th August 2011 and a healthy baby girl was noted.

On 15th October 2011, F.E.H. delivered a baby girl weighing 2.7kg.

3 years later, the couple planned for a 2nd child. They returned to Metro IVF and F.E.H. was started on long protocol in November 2014. 10 eggs were retrieved on 9th December 2014 and 3 days later 3 embryo were transferred. She had excess embryos for freezing.

On 29th January 2015, a single pregnancy sac with fetal heart was seen. F.E.H. is pregnant again!!! Her pregnancy progressed normally and she delivered on 26th August 2015, a healthy baby girl also weighed 2.7kg. The couple was very happy to have the pair of girls and decided their family is completed.