Who chooses embryo adoption to become a mother?

Embryo adoption is an assisted reproduction treatment that gives the opportunity to become a mother to many patients. Although, for many could be considered the “last option,” the results obtained place it at the forefront in terms of probability of success. Embryo adoption consists in thawing and transferring to the uterus of the recipient woman, frozen…

Embryo donation: 10 frequently asked questions

Embryo donation is the procedure which consists of thawing and transferring, to the recipient woman’s uterus, embryos from couples who have gone through IVF or egg donation and, after having obtained a pregnancy, have donated their surplus frozen embryos for reproductive purposes. 1 For which patients is embryo donation indicated? Generally, couples or patients who…

Embryo donation: donors, who are they?

The donation of embryos is becoming more common in fertility clinics. For couples, who opt to receive donated embryos (embryo donation), it is very important to know certain aspects of the donors. Although the Law of Assisted Reproduction does not allow to give personal data, in this post we explain who the donors are, why…

Success in embryo freezing

The success in embryo freezing and thawing depends, mainly, on the quality of the embryos transferred and the age of the woman at the time of freezing. Other factors, such as the day chosen to freeze the embryos, embryo survival, technique used to freeze them, time they have been frozen, or the number of embryos…