Egg donation is a fertility procedure by which a woman donates her oocytes.
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Cyprus is a common European destination country for international patients whom need to use donor oocytes to become mothers/parents.
Greek regulations establish different boundaries regarding how many embryos should be transferred, according to the patient’s age, and the type of eggs used (donor or own oocytes).
The order #107n of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation limits to two the number of embryos that can be transferred to the female’s uterus.
The Cypriot Law allows for the transfer of a maximum of two embryos in women aged 38 or younger, and up to three embryos in women aged 39 to 50.
In Greece, egg donation must be carried out anonymously, and in an altruistic manner. Greek regulations on medically assisted reproduction limits the age of the recipient to 50 years old.
US regulations do not establish a limit regarding how many embryos can be transferred to the woman; therefore, it will depend on the medical criterion along with the decision of the prospective surrogate.
The Spanish law on Human Assisted Reproduction Techniques limits the number of embryos to transfer to three.
Which aspects should be kept in mind when undergoing a fertility treatment with donor eggs in Spain?
Within Cyprus, egg donation is permitted by law and regulated by Act 69 (I)/2015 on the Application of Medically Assisted Reproduction, issued in 2005.