A. Donor and Recipient Tests:
Both the oocyte donor and recipient will receive the following tests:
HIV (AIDS test), Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Syphilis, Gonorrhea and Chlamydia, blood type and RH factor, current pap smear, as well as psychological assessment.
B. Recipient Only Tests:
In addition, the recipient will receive: a mock transfer (practice embryo transfer), a hysterosalpingogram or saline infusión sonogram, an endometrial biopsy, and testing to confirm immunity to Rubella (German Measles) and Varicella (Chicken Pox). The recipient’s husband will be required to have a semen analysis as well as STD blood testing.
C. Donor Only Tests
The egg donor will receive the following additional tests: Day 3 bloodwork and ultrasound to assess ovarian function (FSH , AMH and estrogen levels), and genetic testing
The egg recipient, her husband/partner, and the egg donor (and husband, if married) must sign consents to proceed with the In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) cycle .