Egg banking for social reasons: Women feel positive about it, even though many believe they will never use the eggs they have stored
Egg freezing as insurance against age-related infertility is a growing trend in many countries. Women who bank oocytes for use at some time in the future hope to buy a little time in their search for a suitable partner. However, a study from one of Europe's largest centers in reproductive medicine suggests that many of those banking eggs believe they will never use them -- even though they still recognize the experience as "positive".
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