International reproductive tourism is a type of medical tourism that allows people to cross borders in the pursuit of an IVF treatment abroad.
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Egg donation is a fertility procedure by which a woman donates her oocytes.
The truth is, age is a factor. Normal women usually ask themselves how could Sarah Jessica Parker or Kelly Preston, among others, get pregnant in their mid-forties. From this age onwards, chances of getting pregnant naturally are 0.8%.
It may occur that both same-sex male partners and straight couples need to use donor eggs in order to undergo surrogacy. This combination is allowed only in some countries.
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.