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.
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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?
Evopad is a transdermal patch, used to prepare the endometrium before the embryo transfer.
It’s hard to choose what to do with leftover embryos in reproductive treatments. One option is to donate them to other couples.
It is important to perform the assisted hatching only in cases where it is clearly indicated. If it is performed on embryos which would hatch naturally, chances for pregnancy would not increase.
Assisted hatching is indicated in some particular cases. For instance, in cases of embryos with a thickened zona pellucida or with an abnormal colour of the zona pellucida.
It is a technique by which the embryos grown in the laboratory are placed into the maternal uterus. The transfer can be carried out on day 3 or on day 5 of the embryionic development.