Is Embryo Adoption Better than Traditional Adoption?

When one thinks of adoption, the first thing that comes to mind is about adopting a baby. However, there is another kind too- embryo adoption! In the latter the infertile couple adopts  the embryo before pregnancy. Some couples who have faced IVF failure do eventually...

Embryo Adoption

We provide comprehensive IVF services including Embryo Adoption, all under one roof. Our practise is restricted to treating infertile patients exclusively. Our equipment is state of the art and is sourced from all over the world. We are very cost effective, bec...

IVF success story after embryo adoption

Here is an IVF success story of a couple who opted for embryo adoption. We have been married for 14 years and we lived apart for 4 years since he was outside the country on work. As soon as he returned we started to go for treatment in India. They did laparosco...

Successful Embryo Adoption Story

One year ago, my life changed forever, for the better. I am now the proud mother of the most amazing little person I have ever met, and I cannot believe I waited so long . . . but then if I had done it any differently, it wouldn't be her . . . so after all . . ....

Traditional adoption versus embryo adoption - which is better ?

Adoption could be of two kinds, Traditional or Embryo. In the first, the child is adopted after birth, while in the second the infertile couple adopts an embryo before pregnancy.One option for infertile couples has always been that of traditional adoption. Many infertil...

Embryos - An atlas for IVF patients

The end point of an IVF treatment cycle is an embryo; and an IVF lab will successfully create many embryos in the lab for most of their patients. Good IVF labs routinely show patients their embryos; but unfortunately many labs don't, which means most patients are cluele...

The Embryo Biopsy Procedure - A View Under The Micromanipulator

                                   Here are some images of the embryo biopsy procedure under a micromanipulator. The images are reproduced stage by stage to help you get an exact idea about how things work. As you can see, this is a delicate operation, and needs to be...

Day 3 vs Day 5 transfer , if there is only a single embryo

If you have only a single embryo, should you do a transfer on Day 3 or Day 5 ? This is a common dilemma which both patients and doctors face , and there are pros and cons for both approaches. After all, if you have only one embryo, then why bother to wai...

Is there any connection between Grade C embryos and the risk of birth defects ?

A patient asked me this question. Can Grade A embryos result in abnormalities in the baby ? Or do only Grade C results in abnormalities ?  Sadly, there is still a lot of misunderstanding  about embryo grading . Most embryologists are not skilled enough to be able to...

Embryos - An atlas for IVF patients - part 2

This is an oocyte-cumulus complex which is identified in the follicular fluid (aspirated during egg collection) when this is scanned under the stereozoom microscope in the IVF lab. Note how shapeless the egg is, and how difficult it is to judge egg quality by just lo...