Fertility Investigations - Helping your patients on their pathway

To assist your patients being referred for fertility treatment, you could arrange the following tests:

  1. Follicular phase hormone profile
    This s usually done on Day 3 (range Day 2 to 5) consisting of FSH, LH and Oestradiol. If the patient has an irregular cycle please include Prolactin and TFT's
  2. Progesterone on Day 21 of menstrual cycle
  3. Rubella
  4. Smear Test (up to date)
  5. Semen Analysis - preferably performed at HARI. You can download a referral form here
  6. If clinically indicated for very irregular cycle, suspect PCOS, or other indications please include Testosterone, SHBG, Androstenedione, DHEAS, HbA1c, LH

Female patients should have a Body Mass Index of between 19 and 30. If appropriate, please encourage weight loss through a healthy diet and exercise.

Our Assurance to You

Thank you for referring your patients to us. We assure you that we will provide your patients with the highest standard of medical care in keeping with the world class, evidence-based treatments provided in HARI and the best traditions of Rotunda.

For contact details of how to make a referral click here

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Human Assisted Reproduction Ireland,
Rotunda Hospital,
Dublin 1


+353 1 807 2711

Emergency Telephone

+353 1 873 0799


+353 1 872 7888