Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya: A Ray of Hope to Become Parent

Surrogacy is done by using the eggs and sperms of the intended parents and the fertilized embryo implanted in the womb of the surrogate mother. Surrogate mothers are required when the intended mother is not able to carry the pregnancy in her womb. This usually happens when the woman does not have her uterus or have some defect in her uterus such as the septum, bicornuate, arcuate, or due to infection like Tuberculosis). Another reason the couple uses surrogacy because they had a number of failed IVF cycle.


Procedure by using Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya

The procedure by using Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya is similar to the IVF. The only difference is that the woman whose eggs are used will not carry the pregnancy by her own and the pregnancy is carried by another woman. To proceed with the procedure of Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya first the intended parents sign the contract and then the tentative dates are decided. The intended mother is put on pills so that she will be able to synchronize with monthly cycle of periods with the surrogate. To build the endometrium, the surrogates are also prepared. Once the period has been started for an intended mother, hormones are injected to make multiple eggs. This procedure will take around 10-12 days. The intended mother has to take few of these injections at her home and she needs to stay in the city for minimum 7 days. The regular communication will be done with an intended mother over phone or email.

The eggs from the intended mother ovaries will be retrieved under anesthesia and fertilized with the sperm of her husband. Once the fertilization procedure completed it will take 2-3 days for the embryo to develop. The development of the embryo will be monitor by the fertility expert by using the ultrasound scan to check whether the embryo is on right stage or not before retrieving. Once the embryo developed it will transfer into the uterus of the surrogate mother under ultrasound guidance.

Following the embryo transfer, the surrogate mother is given some hormonal supplements like Estrogen and progesterone. After the embryo transfer, the surrogate mothers are advice to take proper rest and the pregnancy test done after 2 weeks of the embryo transfer.

Success Rate by using Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya

The success rate of taking the home baby by using Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya is around 70 to 80% which is quite high as compared with the success rate of other developed countries. The number of patient’s travels to Kenya for their fertility treatment is increasing rapidly every year. Nowadays, Kenya has become the most favored destination for the fertility treatment. Although the success rate by using Self Egg Surrogacy in Kenya totally depends on the individual factor which related only to you and your partner.

Cost of the surrogacy by using self-egg

The cost of the surrogacy by using self-egg is very reasonable and can be easily afforded by the people of every class. The cost of the procedure also depends on the age, the clinic or center you have chosen, etc. The cost of surrogacy by using self-egg includes the cost of the IVF, travel, food, clothing for surrogate, accommodation etc.

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