Can I use a surrogate if I've had a partial hysterectomy and my husband had a vasectomy?

I am a 34 year old female. I carried two children to term. I had a hysterectomy two years ago removing my uterus. I still have ovaries. I am remarried and my husband had a vasectomy 4 years ago. He is currently 40 years old. Would we be able to have biological children through surrogacy? Is there a way to retrieve his sperm and my eggs?

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Answered by Servy Massey Fertility Institute

Yes, he can have sperm retrieved surgically and you can have IVF. Embryos would need to be placed into a surrogate. This is the ideal scenario for surrogacy.

Published on Aug 15, 2017

Answered by Servy Massey Fertility Institute (View Profile)

Yes, he can have sperm retrieved surgically and you can have IVF. Embryos would need to be placed into a surrogate. This is the ideal scenario for surrogacy.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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