Within the US, intended parents are allowed to choose who they want to be their egg donor either after meeting her in person or basing their decision on an egg donor database where the features of each candidate are shown. The can also select an anonymous donor.
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While undergoing an assisted reproductive treatment, many embryos that can be transferred later are produced. According to the Spanish reproduction law, patients have to decide what to do with their unused embryos.
There is no set of mandatory rules concerning sperm and egg donation at national level in the USA. Conversely, regulations vary from state to state. However, the majority follows the guidelines established by the ASRM (America Society for Reproductive Medicine).
The birth plan is a documento where the pregnant woman writes down her preferences when it comes to the moment of labour. It’s convenient that is handed in in the centre where labour will take place, so that the health care providers know the will of the woman.