To freeze either ovarian or testicular tissue, performing a biopsy is required. A small part of the tissue containing egg- and sperm-making cells is removed, respectively. After that, the reproductive tissue that has been removed is processed and frozen.
Removal of ovarian or testicular tissue by biopsy
By Antonio Alcaide Raya B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. (senior embryologist), Blanca Paraíso M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Federico Galera Fernández M.D. (gynecologist), Irene Romero Romeo M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Sara Salgado B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 07/04/2017