First report on fertility after allogeneic uterus transplantation

@article{DiazGarcia2010FirstRO,
  title={First report on fertility after allogeneic uterus transplantation},
  author={Cesar Diaz-Garcia and Shamima N. Akhi and Ann Wallin and Antonio Pellicer and Mats Br{\"a}nnstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2010},
  volume={89}
}
Uterus transplantation may become the first available treatment for uterine factor infertility, which is due to the absence or malfunction of the uterus. Here we describe for the first time pregnancy after allogeneic uterus transplantation, as a proof of concept of uterine function in a transplanted uterus in a standardized animal model (rat) under immunosuppression. 

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