Infertility Facts

  • Accurately timed diagnosis increases the chance to achieve pregnancy
  • Women at the age of 25 to 35 about 70 % will be pregnant after one year of trying, at the age of 35 to 40 this chance decreases to 20 %
  • The WHO defines infertility as the “failure to conceive following one year of unprotected sexual intercourse.
  • Roughly 40% of cases involve a male contribution or factor, 40% involve a female factor, and the remainder involve both sexes.

Basic Checkup

  • past medical history
  • hormonal samples
  • tubal status (Hysterosalpingogram, laparoscopy)
  • andrological check with spermiogram

Therapy in Fertility clinic

  • severe hormonal disorders
  • tubal diseases
  • very low sperm account

When IVF-treatment?

  • Tubal damage
  • Endometriosis
  • PCO Syndrome

When ICSI-treatment?

very low sperm account, the sperms cannot penetrate the egg

Costs with the IVF-Fonds

Under exactly defined conditions the IVF-Fonds pays 70% of the costs (therapy and pharmaceuticals) for 4 attempts, 30% of the costs must be paid by you. According to the pharmaceutical demand it is approximately Euro 850.- per attempt.
Age limit for woman is 40, for man is 50.