Tag: fertility treatments

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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Assisted Reproduction

First IVF baby

Many couples undergo assisted reproduction techniques to have a child. This set of techniques and treatments is recommended to those people who are diagnosed with any fertility problem in order to become pregnant.

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Uterine polyps

Location of uterine polyps

Uterine polyps consist of alterations of endometrial epithelium. Cells grow massively as a tumor, generally a benign one, but occasionally they can turn into a malign tumor. Those cell mass can be responsible for female infertility.

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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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Artificial insemination

How is an AI performed

Artificial insemination is the easiest of all assisted reproductive technologies. It consists of placing those sperm presenting the highest motility rates into the woman’s cervix during her fertile days.

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Guide to donor conception

Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART)

Gamete donation (eggs and sperm) refers to a type of fertility treatment in which the patient receives donor eggs and/or sperm from someone whom has decided to become a gamete donor. The sole purpose of the whole process is achieving pregnancy and giving birth to a child.

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