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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Success rates of fertility treatments increase when donor eggs and sperm are used. Within the US, such rates are generally high.
There is no set of mandatory rules concerning sperm and egg donation at national level in the USA. Conversely, regulations vary from state to state. However, the majority follows the guidelines established by the ASRM (America Society for Reproductive Medicine).
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).
Gestational surrogacy is not legal in Spain but there are several consultancy agencies that organise trips to become acquainted with the process of surrogate maternity.
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.
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.