Recommendations for practices utilizing gestational carriers: an ASRM Practice Committee guideline

Fertil Steril. 2012 Jun;97(6):1301-8. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2012.03.011. Epub 2012 Apr 12.


This document provides the latest recommendations for evaluation of gestational carriers and intended parents. It incorporates recent information from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the US Food and Drug Administration, and the American Association of Tissue Banks, with which all programs offering gestational carrier services must be thoroughly familiar.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Fertilization in Vitro / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Fertilization in Vitro / standards*
  • Genetic Testing / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Genetic Testing / standards*
  • Humans
  • Infertility, Female / psychology
  • Infertility, Female / therapy*
  • Male
  • Patient Selection
  • Pregnancy
  • Psychological Tests / standards*
  • Surrogate Mothers*
  • United States