Assisted Reproductive Technologey: A procedure other than natural coitus which helps a couple to achieve conception is Assisted Reproductive Technology or any procedure in which sperms or ova are used outside the body to improve and achieve pregnancy is ART.
Pregnancy is a joyful time for all couples. However, for some couples, getting pregnant can be difficult. When conception is not achieved through other measures, we counsel couples about the benefits of ART. Procedures in which sperms were used have been practiced from times unknown, e.g. Artificial insemination with Husband’s sperms (AIH), or with Donor’s sperms (AID). Access to the ova has been recent.
Those who choose to benefit from ART get an explanation of the procedures. The couple is offered these high quality treatments suitable for their individual needs with convenience. There are sophisticated techniques requiring the expertise and variety of technology.