Infertility can be addressed through assisted reproductive technology. The most common treatments are artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization.
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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 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.
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?
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.
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.
Embryo adoption is becoming an ever more frequent fertility treatment.
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.
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.
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.