Egg donation is a fertility procedure by which a woman donates her oocytes.
Tag: declining ovarian reserve
Egg donation in Croatia is governed by the Medically Assisted Procreation Act No. 86/12. According to it, only heterosexual couples who are unable to use the woman’s own eggs can use donor oocytes.
Egg or ovum donation is an allowed treatment in Denmark, but only for heterosexual couples. It must stand for an altruistic act, and donors can remain anonymous or not.
In Ukraine, egg donation must be an anonymous process, except for those cases in which the donor is a relative or female acquaintance of the couple who is about to undergo IVF using donor eggs in order to achieve parenthood.
In the Czech Republic, egg donation is an anonymous, voluntary, and altruistic act.
Some women undergoing ovarian stimulation have a low response. Although it may be due to several causes, maybe the medications being used for stimulation should be replaced or perhaps the woman is a poor-responder.
Within Spain, egg donation stands for an altruistic, anonymous process. It is indicated in cases of women with low or declining ovarian reserve or any genetic disease that might be inherited by offspring.