Artificial insemination (AI) is a simple, short and painless procedure. These pros, along with its cost, are the main differences between AI and IVF.
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Infertility can be addressed through assisted reproductive technology. The most common treatments are artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization.
The sperm donation process can be done at a fertility clinic or sperm bank. It can be used for IUI, or at-home artificial insemination or, less commonly, IVF.
Donor egg success rates are the highest of all fertility treatments.
In general, gamete donation translates into an overall improvement in the success rates if compared to those obtained using the patient’s own reproductive cells.
Greek regulations allow the use of egg donation and/or sperm donation for an artificial insemination or in vitro fertilization procedure, as well as for surrogacy,
Greek fertility centers are not legally bound to make their statistics public. For this reason, determining success rates for fertility treatments in Greece becomes complicated. However, there is prove that the use of donor gametes improves the outcomes of fertility treatments, especially when using donor eggs.
Artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization are the fertility treatments that, in combination with donor conception, bring parenthood closer to many people who is unable do so in a natural way.
Do egg and/or sperm donation treatments increase the chances of getting pregnant? What are ART success rates among fertility treatments where donor eggs and/or sperm are used?
Artificial insemination is the easiest of all assisted reproductive technologies. It consists of placing those sperm presenting the highest motility rates into the woman’s cervix during her fertile days.