If a woman who does not have her own eggs and wishes to conceive, then she has the option of conceiving by using another woman’s eggs.
Who would donate her eggs to her. The donor is screened for all the tests that can be transmitted thru’ her eggs. Her blood is tested for HIV, HBsAg, HCV. The identity of both donor and recipient is not known to each other. Eggs can be got from a professional donor or they can be shared with a young woman who is undergoing a treatment cycle. The sperms are that of the recepient’s male partner. The physical features of the donor and recepient are matched.
The clinical situations where donor eggs are used are