If you need to travel to India for IVF treatment, there is no need to bring your husband with you – you can just bring his frozen sperm sample with you in a special dry shipper.
If you don’t want to do this yourself, you can contact courier companies who can do this for you.
Time and Temperature Couriers at www.ttcourier.in
Our clinic provides detailed documentation about your sperm!
How long sperm cell can hold on for?
All phase transition and storage occurs in licensed centers. Usually maximum storage period is 10 years. If a person is below 45, once the sperm cell was initially placed into storage and if the storage period exceeds then it can only be used for treatment with her partner.
What happens when the semen is needed?
The samples are checked at the suitable time. It the test report comes positive then, that sperm sample are used in ART procedures like IVF, ICSI and IUI
why persons sperm get frozen?
Persons who work in unsafe condition or work outside of his country freeze their sperm. It may be used in future. The persons suffering from cancer, before undergoing chemotherapy or radiotherapy freeze their sperm.
Legality of sperm freezing
Legal regulations involves freezing or storing sperm which is supervised by the state accreditation authority. The legal documents considers issues such as :-
a) If sperm remain unused, what will happen to the stored sample.
b) If the person dies, what will happen to his stored sperm sample.
c) How long sperm can be stored?
Hints if carrying frozen sperm
a) If a person is carrying the frozen sperm to foreign countries then cover it by dry ice.
b) Carry the frozen sample in cooler.
c) Do not pass cooler through x-ray machine.
d) Attach all the needed documents on cooler.