The sperm Bank
In fact, it is a kind of archive, which contains sperm intended for artificial insemination or in vitro fertilization.
Who is the donor of the semen?
To become a sperm donor has the opportunity to everyone a male, the age group which is in the range of 18-35 years. The choice of this age is due to the peak of development and effective functioning of the reproductive system of men. The candidate must pass a medical examination on revealing of various diseases and possible risks, the successful completion of the survey will allow to become a sperm donor.
The preparatory period of the donation is characterized by the conclusion of a special agreement, which indicates acceptance of parental responsibilities the one hand and the refusal of paternity to the other party.
The identity of the donor - patient confidentiality. Candidates for artificial reproduction have the right to obtain the summarized information on biological donor weight, height, external characteristics, zodiac sign.
Preparation with donation
Before semen collection the male donor must undergo specific medical examinations and to pass all the necessary tests:
- a test to determine blood group and RH factor;
- urine analysis (General);
a blood test for HIV and hepatitis b and C;
- screening for infections: gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydia, genital herpes, ureaplasmosis, mycoplasmosis, cytomegalovirus.
Also from the man who dreams of becoming a sperm donor, you will need:
- semen analysis showing quantitative and qualitative characteristics of semen and sperm;
- tests to diagnose the presence of a variety of genetic diseases and various pathologies;
- pass a specialized examination by a psychiatrist, psychotherapist;
- photo x-rays;
- blood test: clinical and biochemical;
to have the opinion of the urologist.
In addition, before semen collection, the donor is required to abstain from sex for 5-7 days.
The process of depositing sperm
The procedure is performed in a special room by Masturbation in a special marked container.
With the purpose of artificial insemination using frozen sperm, which was in the freezer for 6 months. While semen is in the process of freezing, its a donor passes a second medical examination. If the absence of diseases of men is reaffirmed, then his sperm goes to the stage of exploitation.
A cash reward
For the delivery of semen provided for the granting of compensation. To pass the biological material donor has the opportunity not more often than 6 times per month. Payment of interest is made, usually not more than 1 time in three months.