What is Embryo Donation?

This procedure is similar to Egg Donation. However, instead of borrowing the egg and using the recipient’s husband’s sperm for fertilization, both the egg and the sperms are derived from donors.

How is Embryo Donation performed?

This is similar to egg donation. In patients whose menstruation (having their periods) the hormonal control of the cycle is taken over by starting GnRH Analogue Injection such as Suprefact, Lupride or Nassaral spray starting from 21st day of the previous cycle. Once the patient gets her period, Estadiol Valerate tablets (Progynove 2 mg) is started from the 2nd day of the previous cycle. On the 10th day an ultrasound is done to assess the receptivity of the Endometrium by measuring its thickness.

An Endometrial thickness of more than 9mm is good for pregnancy. Once this is achieved, one can wait to obtain good quality embryos, to place back into the womb. In the case of a menopausal woman, who have stopped having periods, cyclical hormones are given for 3-6 months till the time the patient starts having her periods. After that the procedure is the same, starting with Progynova tablets from the second day of the period. In these women, there is no need to give GnRh analouges such a suprefact, as the hormonal control has been naturally shut of.

Who Can opt for Embryo Donation?

All the patients who are eligible for egg donation are also eligible for Embryo Donation In Pune which is providing the excellent services. In egg donation, there are the problems of getting patients to donate their eggs. Furthermore, it is a relatively costly procedure, as compared to embryo donation, Embryo Donation In Pune also yields the highest pregnancy rate as high as 35-40%. Hence if the couple has no objection in using donor sperm, it is a preferred method of choice!

What is the Pregnancy Rate with Embryo Donation?

The pregnancy rate in Yash Test Tube  Baby Center is 35 – 40% per cycle. The reason for the high pregnancy rate is two fold. Firstly, these are often excellent quality embryos. Also, since we prepare the Endometrium using hormones, the uterine receptivity to these embryos is usually very good.


After egg extraction, the egg donor will be required to rest for 1 to 2 hours in the recovery room, after which they are released. While there may be a little abdominal cramping and faintness, most egg donors usually resume their normal routine the next day itself.The process of egg donation requires the consent of the egg donor. Most countries require egg donors to be between 21 and 35 years of age, and there may be a little compensation and motivation paid to the egg donor. Each country varies in terms of the amount of money paid to the donor, and also if their donation will be known, semi-anonymous or anonymous.

Benefits of Egg Donation

Egg donation has its own share of benefits both to the donor and recipient. To the donors, they get paid for donating. To the recipient, it is a whole lot of joy as they get to have successful pregnancies and healthy kids of their own. It is one great procedure that has brought joy to infertile couples, most of whom had lost hope in having children. Egg donation is a very cost effective way of completing your family when your major problem is poor egg quality and also has a very high success rate. It also ensures no social pressures are involved in this option, as the donation is anonymous and confidential.

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