DI uses frozen sperm from a anonymous donor to help the woman become pregnant. The donor is screened for HIV Hepatitis B and C. Indications of semen donation are
- Male factory infertility
- Genetic disorders
- Women without male partner
Efforts are made to match the physical features, blood group, Rh compatibility and socio-economic status with the husband.
Oocyte donation is a procedure in which the donor oocytes are fertilized with husband's semen of the desirous couple and the resultant embryos are transferred to the infertile female partner.
Oocytes are obtained for donation from other young women. Donors should be healthy woman in the age group of 18-35 years. She is screened for HIV, hepatitis B and C.
Indications for Oocyte donation
- Premature ovarian failure.
- Ovarian surgery
- Cancer woman treated with radiation or chemical therapy.
- Women who are poor responders to ovulation induction.
- Genetic disorder
- Women who have attained menopause.
Embryo donation can be carried out in menopausal women single or married desiring to have a child. It is wonderful that the endometrium of menopausal woman has the ability to respond to sex hormones and provide a receptive environment for the implantation of an embryo. The indications of embryo donation are the same as that of oocyte donations.