There are a number of reasons you may require donor sperm – approximately one in twenty five males is unable to father a child due to a medical or genetic reason, one in eight heterosexual couples requires the use of donor sperm to achieve a pregnancy, single women and same sex couples. Donor sperm can be used as part of intrauterine insemination or an IVF treatment cycle.

Patients are able to use donors known to them or Monash IVF clinic recruited sperm.

有好几种原因病人需要使用捐献者的精子。大约每25人中就有一个因为医学或者基因问题无法成为父亲, 每1/8的夫妻中有一对需要使用捐献者的精子来达到怀孕。单身女性和同性恋者中,捐献的精子可以用来宫腔内注射或IVF治疗。