Tag: sperm motility

What is sperm donation?

What is the process of sperm donation?

The sperm donation process can be done at a fertility clinic or sperm bank. It can be used for IUI, or at-home artificial insemination or, less commonly, IVF.

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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.

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Donor-sperm insemination in Greece

Union of a human egg and sperm

Intrauterine insemination (IUI) stands for a simple, painless procedure in which a gynecologists places the semen sample inside the female’s uterine fundus, pending fertilization and subsequent implantation by the embryo.

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Choosing a sperm donor in Spain

Sperm donor selection in Spain

What does the Spanish Law regarding Assisted Human Reproduction Techniques say about sperm donation? Is is possible to choose the sperm donor by yourself? What is taken into account when matching a donor to a recipient?

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Donor-sperm IVF cost in Spain

Getting paid for donating sperm

The cost of IVF using donor sperm ranges from €3,000 to €5,000 and usually includes expenses derived from the donor, such as the economic compensation and the sperm donor screening process.

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Family planning methods

Preventing pregnancy

Family planning aims at allowing families to have the desired number of children and the ideal spacing between pregnancies for each mother. Here you can learn about each different birth control method.

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Donor-sperm IVF in Spain

IVF using donor sperm

In which cases is donor-sperm IVF indicated? What is involved in the sperm donation process in accordance to the Spanish Law on Assisted Human Reproduction Techniques?

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Sperm donation in the USA

Using donor sperm to have a baby

The absence of a male partner or severe male infertility are the main causes as to why a single person or a couple starts a fertility treatment using donor sperm.

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Seminal quality

Cryptozoospermia or cryptospermia is a sperm pathology that may lead to male infertility and is characterized by a low sperm quantity. Actually, it causes the same symptoms as oligozoospermia, but more severely.

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Sperm and antioxidants

Oxidative stress

There is evidence that free radicals and active oxygen affect both development and quality of sperm. Antioxidants can help reduce this damage and, thus, improve semen quality.

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