Surrogacy is an agreement of carrying the pregnancy for Intended Parents. Intended Parents, also known as ‘IPs’ are the couples who are not efficient to have a child themselves. It is when a woman (surrogate) carries a baby in her uterus and gives birth to a baby on behalf of another couple who desire to have a child because they are unable to uphold a pregnancy themselves. It is of two types Gestational and Traditional. In Gestational Surrogacy a woman carries and delivers a baby for a person of note likewise and with the help of this known as the gestational carrier. In this, the egg cell from the intended mother is fertilized by sperm from the intended father through IVF Process. The surrogate woman will not be the genetic child bearer of the child.
Who needs Surrogacy?
It is for those women who had an outspoken medical warning that make them unable to conceive and give birth to a child. Recurrent implantation failures and IVF failures are the reasons one elect it. Fibroid Uterus, intrauterine adhesion, cervical incompetence cyclical abortions, etc. are furthermore reasons which call for it for childbirth.
Using a Gestational Surrogate may be a good choice if:
- Other fertility treatments have failed.
- You are unable to hold a pregnancy.
- You are a single man or gay couple.
- Either you don’t have a uterus, or you have problems by the whole of your uterus.
Using IVF, You and your partner act about IVF to produce an embryo that’s genetically yours. Here’s at which point IVF works:
- Syncing cycles. You and the gestational surrogate bring in medications to synchronize your menstrual cycle. The inside of the gestational surrogate’s uterus must be able to uphold an embryo by the time your eggs are retrieved and fertilized in the laboratory.
- Producing the eggs. After you’re in sync, you bring in gonadotropins to stimulate your ovaries to develop multiple eggs.
- Fertilization. When your eggs are prepared and ready to be fertilized, your doctor retrieves them during a short outpatient procedure. Your partner needs to serve a sperm sample at this time.
- Transferring the embryos. After fertilization, the embryo is transferred to the gestational surrogate’s uterus.
- Implantation and pregnancy. When at least one embryo implants in the surrogate’s uterus, becomes pregnant. The probability of productivity varies with age.
If IVF is not convenient because of the nature of your fertility problem, you can consider donating eggs, sperm, or embryos.