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.
In Cyprus, egg donors must remain anonymous. Thus, fertility clinics should attempt to guarantee the confidentiality in the data provided by the donor.
The truth is, age is a factor. Normal women usually ask themselves how could Sarah Jessica Parker or Kelly Preston, among others, get pregnant in their mid-forties. From this age onwards, chances of getting pregnant naturally are 0.8%.
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.
Egg vitrification and freezing is an assisted reproductive technology (ART) that allows the preservation of female fertility in order to have the chance of being a mother in the future when the woman is ready to do so.
Egg donation, sperm donation and/or embryo donation are fertility treatments that allow many women and couples becoming parents through assisted reproductive technology.