15:52 1st July 2019 | Cryopreservation
The endless possibilities of IVF continue to marvel us in many delightful ways – from bypassing the limits of infertility to bringing babies into the world, and what’s more, there is still so much being unravelled.
Speaking of unravelling, many people may not know, but it is gradually becoming very popular to freeze one’s gametes, especially oocytes (or eggs). In a process called Cryopreservation, people are usually required for medical reasons to freeze their eggs or sperm.
However, more and more people are seeing the very pressing need to preserve their eggs socially.
For some women, it is a necessity to freeze their gametes.
They usually need to take this decision because of some indications, for instance, chemo/radiotherapy treatment (for cancer patients) which can impair their ability to conceive after recuperating. For another set of women, eggs are preserved for social reasons. Here are the benefits of fertility preservation:
Ladies who can benefit from preserving their eggs fall into the categories stated below:
Now that we’ve established the “why” and the “who”, let us talk about the “where.”
It is very easy to assume that due to recurrent power supply problems in Nigeria, gamete (sperm and egg) preservation may not be as effective as it should be, and gamete viability may be compromised. With Bridge Clinic’s daily quality control checks and state-of-the-art cryobank, preserving your gametes is nothing to worry about.
Aside from a steady supply of power, there are other things to reassure you about our cryobank:
Quality Assurance: Bridge Clinic has the capacity to store gametes for up to 10 years.
Are you considering preserving your eggs until you are ready to start a family?
Contact Nigeria’s most fertile fertility clinic today.
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