Cryopreservation: Preserve your Fertility for Future

The process of preserving the embryos, sperms or ovarian tissues is known as Cryopreservation. In this process, different samples like sperm, embryos or eggs are stored at extremely low temperature with an intention of preserving them so that they can be used in future.

Cryopreservation: Preserve your Fertility for Future

In case of preserved samples, they can be used to achieve pregnancy either naturally or in an IVF cycle. Cryopreservation is a very helpful procedure as it allows you to preserve your fertility. Let’s have a look on some of standout benefits of Cryopreservation:

  • It allows to keep the samples intact for the future use as per your convenience.
  • Allows to save the cost and resources.
  • The discomfort and inconvenience caused to the couple is reduced.
  • The efficiency is thought to be increased.
  • Allows to preserve the fertility for a longer period.

Cryopreservation: How it is done?

Cryopreservation protocols differ for different types of specimen. Usually the time required for freezing and thawing, storage temperature and type of cryopreservant are different in for different type of specimen. During an IVF cycle large number of eggs and sperms are collected which form a number of embryos. One of the best quality embryos is transferred to the uterus of the intended mother and the remaining embryos can be preserved by freezing them and stored in a laboratory for future use. Also depending upon the individual’s needs the eggs and sperms collected during an IVF cycle can be frozen using cryopreservant so that they can be used in future.

A lot of people want to preserve their fertility these days because of varied reasons. They are opting cryopreservation for this purpose as it is very helpful assisted reproduction technique which helps couples preserve their fertility.

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Dr Rita Bakshi

Dr. Rita Bakshi is a well renowned gynaecologsts and obstetrician with a rich experience of more than 20 years in the field of Assisted Reproductive technology (ART). Dr. Rita has extensive experience in all fields of assisted conception, with a special interest in IVF and Egg Donor Surrogacy. She’s also the founder of ADIVA group of Hospitals. During the past two decades of service, Dr. Rita Bakshi has brought happiness to thousands of couples and performed over 6000 caesarean sections, 3000 Hysterectomies, 1000 cases of IVF annually with a success rate of over 45%. She takes your dreams seriously and focuses on the long term and best interests of the child, the surrogate and the intended parent(s).