Tag: in vitro fertilization in greece

Embryo transfer in Greece

Amount of donated oocytes

Greek regulations establish different boundaries regarding how many embryos should be transferred, according to the patient’s age, and the type of eggs used (donor or own oocytes).

Read more »

Embryo donation in Greece

Spare embryos created during IVF

Embryo donation or adoption is a fertility treatment allowed in Greece. For some couples, embryo donation turns out to be the reproductive option the need to create a family.

Read more »

Double-donor IVF in Greece

Both egg donation and sperm donation in Greece

In Greece, double-donor IVF is governed by the same policies regulating IVF with donor eggs or donor sperm. Donors must remain anonymous, and act altruistically.

Read more »

Donor-sperm IVF cost in Greece

Cost of sperm donation in Greece

Using donor sperm for in vitro fertilization does not translate into a significant price increase if compared to the basic cost of IVF. Greek law establishes a limit on what the amount donors can be given as a compensation must be.

Read more »

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.

Read more »

Sperm donation in Greece

Semen testing and evaluation

Sperm donation in the Hellenic Republic must be an altruistic and anonymous procedure. Donors cannot be over 40 years old or having given rise to more than 10 children from different families.

Read more »