Tag: egg donor

Legal donor-egg treatments in the USA

Conventional IVF or ICSI

US legislation allows both conventional IVF and ICSi using donor eggs. Moreover, PGD and surrogacy are addressed as additional techniques in the regulations governing this field in the majority of U. S. states.

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Donor sperm insemination in the USA

Having poor-quality sperm

The only type of sperm donation allowed in the US is anonymous donation. In case the man’s own semen is non-viable or if there is no male partner, the first option is to undergo donor insemination (ID).

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IVF with donor eggs

Altruistic egg donor

Egg donation consist in the following : a woman donates her eggs anonymously to another woman, these eggs are fertilised in the laboratory and the implated in the future mother’s uterus, resulting in pregnancy.

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Psychological assessment of gamete donors

Psychological study

In order to be admitted as donors, it is necessary that the potential donors have a good physical and metal condition. In order to assess their psychological health, the donors must pass a series of evaluations in the psychological interview.

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