TESA- A route towards complete family
(TESA treatment cost in Nepal 2022): We have always heard and believed that a child completes a family. But, due to infertility, thousands of unfortunate couples wish to complete their family aka, to experience the joy of parenthood.
According to statics 1 out of every 10 couples is trying to conceive a child. More over, 13-15% of married couples are facing infertility problems in Nepal.
These statics are enough to show the rate of infertility in Nepal.
But, thanks to advanced technology, we live in a world where we have a scientific solution for every problem, and so are for infertility.
TESA- A dernier cri to treat infertility
Testicular Sperm Aspiration, also known as Epididymal Sperm Aspiration, is a methodology used to treat men with Azoospermia or infertility issues.
TESA is a treatment for men with nil motility of sperms. It’s a procedure performed through surgical biopsy where sperms are directly executed from the balls through a small needle.
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TESA is one positive step towards fruitful parenthood, and it is suggested to patients with three major conditions-
- Patients are suggested to have TESA if they have a blockage in the epididymis.
- Patients with blockage in the duct of testes
- Male with low or zero sperm motility
- Multiple drugs can be used to increase the quality of the sperm in the male, but in few cases having good sperm motility count is a hard nut to crack.
- That is the phase when TESA comes into the limelight.
TESA Treatment Cost in Nepal?
The Cost of TESA in Nepal is like chalk and cheese. Prices slightly vary in every other clinic in Nepal. At ‘Nepal Fertility Centre’ TESA treatment cost in Nepal is around 28,000 NPR + ICSI Treatment.
It is one of the minimal prices you can grab on.
Boons and Bane of TESA
Every coin has two sides. Likewise, TESA has both advantages and disadvantages. Along with the plus points, you can get the side effects as well.
Thus, it’s de rigueur to have a good grasp of knowledge about what you are footing your step into. Check out the positives and negatives of TESA mentioned below.
Advantages of TESA
It’s a relief from long-term infertility. Plus, you can have a chance to be the genetic father of your baby.
Dis-Advantages of TESA
Not all the laboratories are genuine, and you need to know the difference between bonafide or not.
Step to Step Procedure of TESA
‘Better bend than break’
It’s predominant to have know-how about TESA before moving on with the procedure. Thus, here we are, alarming you with the precautions one should take before moving on.
STEP 1: inoculate Anaesthesia
Step 2: Extraction of sperm from the vas deferens or epididymis
Step 3: Inspection of motile and healthy sperm
Step 4: Selection of the motile and high-quality sperm.
Is TESA a spine-tingling process?
As nerve-racking the TESA methodology sounds, equally, duck soup the process is. If you are worried about the procedure, then stop thinking. TESA is one of the easiest and pain-free procedures to overcome infertility and Azoospermia in men.
Is TESA a successful procedure?
With a 100% sperm recovery, TESA (Testicular Sperm Aspiration) has been one of the number one treatments to overcome infertility.
Started with a 34% success rate, today TESA is giving a ray to hope to countless couples going to infertility out there.
Frequently asked questions
1. What is the duration of the TESA procedure?
TESA is a pain-free procedure of 15-20 minutes performed under the guidance of a Non-Urologist known as Andrologists.
2. In which infertility conditions TESA treatment is suggested?
TESA is a modified treatment for treating infertility issues such as Azoospermia, a male infertility issue that occurs due to low or nil sperm motility count.
3. When is TESA treatment recommended?
TESA is recommended with the patients going through infertility issues like-
- Azoospermia- low or nil sperm motility
- Non-obstructive Azoospermia
- Patients with vasectomy