PMA = assisted reproduction
AMP = medically assisted procreation
These two expressions and acronyms (initials) have a strictly identical : this is to help a couple experiencing difficulty conceiving a child alone through advanced medical techniques : stimulation of ovulation, artificial insemination, IVF, gamete donation.
By extension, the pre-implantation diagnosis and embryo culture fall within the scope of the PMA / AMP.
In France, the use of this design assistance is governed by the law known as Bioethics.
PMA is available to heterosexual couples of childbearing age : This definition excludes de facto homosexual couples and singles. Social Security provides reimbursement through a 100% for 4 vitro fertilization and 6 artificial insemination until 43 years of women.
The figure indicates that the most common 15% of couples seek infertility for one day but 2008, according to latest official figures Agency of Biomedicine, 2,4 % children were born using the techniques of the GPA, whether 20 136 children on 828 404 children born. Il auric fallu 121 515 attempts (inseminations, IVF and gifts) to give birth to these 20 136 babies.
The Biomedicine Agency, state agency, in place as a institutional communication site on Assisted Human Reproduction.
Do you have any questions or comments ? Post a comment !
You know anyone who may be affected by this article ? Remember to share !