Egg freezing is also known as mature Oocyte cryopreservation. It is a procedure which is used to conserve reproduction potential in women. The eggs removed from your ovaries are kept in frozen condition and stored so that it can be used later. The frozen egg can be defrosted injected with a sperm and placed in your uterus. Your doctor will tell the procedure, risks, based on your medical records.
Why is it done?
It is an option specifying that you are not prepared to carry now .It doesn’t require sperm. Eggs have to be fertilized before they’re frozen. You have to take fertility pills to stimulate ovulation in order to make more eggs for retrieval.
The following factors may tempt you to go for egg freezing.
If you use the frozen eggs for having a biological child the risk of miscarriage is purely based on your age.
How to prepare?
If you are considering freezing your eggs, first check the credentials of the fertility clinic. Go online and collect details, procedure, cost etc. You have to undergo some tests before freezing your eggs.
Ask yourself the questions before proceeding with egg freezing
About the process
Egg freezing requires three steps
After the process
You can start your routine works a week after of egg retrieval. Limit your sexual intercourse time. Contact your doctor if you feel any of these;
The results of egg freezing are