The process of egg donation, oocyte donation or egg cell donation comprises two basic phases. Firstly, egg donors have to trigger egg production through ovulation induction injections. Secondly, follicle puncture is carried out for retrieving the mature oocytes.
Being an egg donor: the medical process
By Antonio González Utor BSc, PhD (senior clinical embryologist), Rebeca Reus BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Sandra Fernández BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 05/12/2017