WHAT IS A SURROGATE?
There are two types of surrogacy.
1). Traditional surrogate: the
surrogate mother is also the biological mother.
The surrogate is inseminated (usually
artificially) with the intended fatherís sperm.
2.) Gestational surrogate: both
the egg and sperm of the intended parents are
joined and the pre-embryo(s) are placed into the
surrogate who will carry and deliver the child.
The gestational surrogate has no genetic link to
For more information go to: Resolve: The
National Infertility Association
For more information on surrogate
parent contracts in Connecticut go to
Connecticut General Assembly
SOURCE: Connecticut General
Assembly - Surrogate Parent Contracts in
Connecticut and Other States
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CONTENT LAST REVIEWED: January2013