Tag: female gamete

Quality of the eggs

Finding out the state of the ovarian reserve

Using several techniques the quality of the eggs can be found out to know the reproductive potential of a woman, and if needed, which assisted reproduction technique to apply.

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Egg recipient

Donated oocytes

Eggs recipient is a patient who comes to a fertility centre and can’t use her own eggs. In this case, to become a mother she turns to a eggs donor.

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Oocyte donation

Why do we need to resort to oocyte donation?

The first full-term gestation thanks to oocyte donation, a.k.a. egg donation, took place in 1984 and that feature marks the birth of one of the most innovative Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART). In recent years, oocyte donation has gained ground in the field of Reproductive Medicine. Egg donation is classically defined as the insertion of female […]

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