CLOTHING METHOD STEP BY STEP
What is the method CLOTHES?
By definition is the "Receiving eggs by the couple".
It is an assisted reproduction technique applied in marriages formed by two women, it is imperative that are married or are cohabiting, so that they can create a family with own children.
It is to fertilize the eggs of one of the partners with sperm from a donor semen, and the resulting embryo is transferred to the womb of his spouse.
Thus the two women are participants of motherhood to be a biological mother and the other the pregnant mother, something demanded by couples lesbian women.
What does it consist of?
It is an IVF in which one (biological mother), after undergoing ovarian stimulation, bring the eggs, which will be inseminated in the laboratory with sperm from a donor, and the embryos would be transferred to the womb of her partner that would be obtained gestation (pregnant mother).
CLOTHING I step method
It consists of 4 stages:
- ovarian stimulation, monitoring and triggering ovulation.
- ovarian puncture to retrieve the eggs that have been developed.
- Embryo transfer.
1. ovarian stimulation.
The biological mother is undergoing the treatment of ovarian stimulation to develop several follicles and get more eggs from those obtained in a natural cycle. During this stage, gynecologist performs ultrasound controls that determine the number and size of follicles, and while you are adjusting the dose of medication that will be administering. Depending on the observed, the gynecologist will determine the right time to cause ovulation and ovarian puncture schedule.
2. ovarian puncture.
This stage takes place in the operating room, and it is carried out under sedation. With the puncture of the ovaries is accessed follicles that have formed, and by aspirating them eggs that have developed during the stimulation treatment recover.
This step takes place in the IVF laboratory.
Once retrieved the eggs obtained from puncture, the embryologist prepares them to determine its maturity, already qualified are retained on your plate in the incubator until the time of Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI).
The sample of donor semen that was requested from the Bank of Semen for this couple prepares.
The mature eggs are microinyectarán with these sperm.
The next day we observe the result microinjection, that is to say, if there has been fertilization, how many eggs have fertilized.
In the following days the development of the fertilized eggs will continue, and embryos, that will remain in the laboratory 2 a 6 days until the embryo transfer takes place.
4. embryo transfer.
This process involves the deposition of embryos into the uterine cavity through the vagina. It is an outpatient procedure that requires no anesthesia or income. What will be the pregnant mother is undergoing embryo transfer, for it previously and simultaneously to treatment of ovarian stimulation your spouse, it has been subjected to hormonal treatment in order to properly prepare the uterus for implantation of embryos.
The number of pre-embryos transferred to the uterus can not exceed three, in a cycle. Patients biomedical equipment receive the information necessary to decide the number of embryos to be transferred with the intention of obtaining pregnancy and avoid possible multiple gestation.
Article written by Pilar Velarde Gestera.
GMER (Medical Group Play).