The ability to freeze (cryopreserve) sperm and embryos has been technically feasible and a widely practised procedure for more than a decade. Freezing eggs and ovarian tissue, however, has been much more difficult for a wide range of physiological reasons. Much scientific work has gone into developing the techniques to successfully cryopreserve mature oocytes and ovarian tissue. With the advances made so far, we can now offer such treatment in selected cases.
Fertility preservation is beneficial in various circumstances, including where:
Whatever your reasons, City Fertility Centre offers a fertility preservation service to enable you to protect and preserve sperm, eggs and embryos for the future.
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Sperm freezing and storage is the procedure of freezing sperm cells to preserve them for future use. Learn more about the procedure and what is involved.
Current as at 31.10.2013