Tag: sperm bank

Donor-sperm IVF cost in the USA

Vials of sperm fees

Resorting to sperm donation adds an extra cost to the common in vitro fertilization price. Such increase may vary according to the donated sperm characteristics and the requirements imposed by the intended parents.

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Donor-sperm IVF in the USA

IVF using donor sperm

Engaging into a sperm donation programs to undergo an IVF cycle is advisable in cases where there is poor-quality sperm, genetically altered sperm or in case there is no male partner.

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Donor-egg IVF in the USA

Choosing an egg donor

Egg donation is regulated by law in the United States, although legislation varies from state to state. There is no obligation to choose an anonymous egg donor.

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Donor sperm insemination in the USA

Having poor-quality sperm

The only type of sperm donation allowed in the US is anonymous donation. In case the man’s own semen is non-viable or if there is no male partner, the first option is to undergo donor insemination (ID).

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Sperm freezing

Frozen semen

It is the procedure whereby male fertility must be preserved. The semen sample is frozen in pills and kept in banks of liquid nitrogen with an unlimited time of preservation.

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