Embryo donation: outcome and attitudes among embryo donors and recipients.

  title={Embryo donation: outcome and attitudes among embryo donors and recipients.},
  author={Viveca S{\"o}derstr{\"o}m-Anttila and Tuija Foudila and U R Ripatti and Rita Siegberg},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  volume={16 6},
The outcome of an embryo donation programme was evaluated and attitudes among donors and recipients studied by means of a questionnaire survey. A total of 27 couples went through 54 treatment cycles with frozen-thawed embryos donated by other infertile couples. The indications for treatment were premature or incipient ovarian failure in combination with severe male factor infertility. The mean age of the recipient women was 36 years, and that of the recipient men was 35 years. The mean duration… CONTINUE READING

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