Tag: embryo freezing

Success rates for egg and sperm donation in Greece

Donor conception success rates

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.

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Embryo donation in the USA

Donation of unwanted embryos

Embryo adoption is an affordable reproductive choice that allows many people achieve parenthood in spite of poor egg and/or sperm quality or no gamete production at all.

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In vitro fertilization

In vitro fertilization is a fertility procedure through which egg-sperm binding occurs in the laboratory, aiming at obtaining an embryo that will be later transferred into the woman so that pregnancy occurs.

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Donor-egg IVF cost in the USA

Cost of fertility treatments in the US

The cost of IVF using egg donation may vary greatly depending on each clinic and other related aspects such as the egg donor agency, the type of donation, the fertility treatment, etc.

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Embryo freezing

Embryo freezing for cryopreservation

Embryo freezing or vitrification techniques are used in IVF and ICSI treatments when there are more than two good quality embryos, since one or two embryos are usually transferred with a legal maximun of three embryos.

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Embryo thawing

Thawed embryos

Embryo thawing is a reliable technique which allow embryos to be retrieved in the same stage as they were vitrified, regardless of how much time has passed.

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