Can I Freeze Extra Embryos?

Guide for Egg Donors

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Yes, you can freeze extra embryos. Some feritlity clinics are capable of freezing extra viable embryos and storing them for you. There will be a fee assessed for freezing and annual storage.

The capacity of cryopreserving extra embryos PROVIDES couples the opportunity to participate in additional attempts of pregnancy without undertaking ovarian stimulation and egg retrieval each time.

If couples have additional frozen embryos after they have completed treatment, they can choose to store the embryos for the unforeseeable future, destroy them, or gracefully donate them to other Intended Parents.

When to Consider Freezing Embryos?

When fresh embryo transfers are not meeting your goals, frozen embryo transfer may be the key. If you have an exceeding amount of frozen embryos ready for your next attempt, the frozen embryos are now immediately available to be thawed and transferred.

Once your Surrogacy Journey is complete and a birth is reached, you can choose to expand your family with a new baby brother or sister in the future if you choose to freeze embryos.

Either of these instances of freezing extra embryos will save you VALUABLE time, money, and most remarkably, you eliminate the physical and emotional pressures of doing the entire IVF cycle all over again.