Examinations and Lab. Tests

Which tests are performed in the beginning?

*rapid SARS-CoV2 card test (if necessary)

*blood type and screening

*General blood count and biochemistry panel including creatinine, AST, ALT, LDH.

*Cycle day 2 or 3 serum FSH, LH, estradiol, Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) to detect the ovarian reserve

* TSH and fT4 for thyroid disorders

* fasting glucose

* prolactin

*25-OH-vitD

* Serologic tests to detect STD and other infectious diseases (Hepatitis-B, Hepatitis-C, HIV)

* Intrauterine radiography (HSG) if necessary. 

* office hysteroscopy (examining the intrauterine cavity with a medical camera to cure any problems if necessary)

* Analysis of spermatozoon following the 2-7 days of sexual abstinence

* Other specific tests than mentioned above are only asked to be performed only if necessary (such as: coagulation test, chromosome analysis, sperm DNA fragmentation tests etc.)

 

PS:

Short summary of required tests:

  1. cycle day 2 hormone levels of FSH, LH, Prolactin, TSH, fT4, AMH, Estradiol.

 

  1. Ultrasound scan and initial consultation done on any day.

(required to be done before travel to Turkey)

 

  1. HIV, Anti HCV, Hbsag profile for both the woman and the man

 (required to be done before travel to Turkey)

 

  1. Semen analysis with at least 2 days of sexual abstinence