Tag: sperm sample

Semen sample and sperm capacitation

Sample jar

Obtaining a sperm sample and carrying out the capacitation is something that is done for multiple assited reproduction techniques. Capacitation happens naturally, but there are also techniques to induce this process in the laboratory.

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Results of the sperm analysis

Spermiogram results

Once the test to evaluate the seminal quality has been carried out, the lab hands out a paper with the result of the different examinations performed with the seminal sample.

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Embryo freezing

Embryo freezing for cryopreservation

Embryo freezing or vitrification techniques are used in IVF and ICSI treatments when there are more than two good quality embryos, since one or two embryos are usually transferred with a legal maximun of three embryos.

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Indications for AID

Happy pregnant woman

Artificial insemination by donor is used in cases of severe male infertility, to help prevent spreading diseases, and also among single or lesbian women desiring to be on motherhood.

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