Since egg donors have been thoroughly studied, the fear that the baby may have a hereditary disease must disappear. It is also not necessary to have an amniocentesis to see if there are malformations, since this is an invasive test that can pose a risk to the baby's development. For the mother to be calmer, you can opt for non-invasive techniques such as triple screening.
Is the baby at risk for donor diseases?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 03/04/2022
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)