Parenting infants conceived by gamete donation.

@article{Golombok2004ParentingIC,
  title={Parenting infants conceived by gamete donation.},
  author={Susan E Golombok and Emma J Lycett and Fiona Maccallum and Vasanti Jadva and Clare Murray and John Rust and Hossam Abdalla and Julian Jenkins and Raoul Margara},
  journal={Journal of family psychology : JFP : journal of the Division of Family Psychology of the American Psychological Association},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={443-52}
}
In recent years, concerns have been raised regarding the potentially negative consequences of gamete donation for parent-child relationships. Findings are presented of a study of families with an infant conceived by gamete donation. Fifty donor insemination families and 51 egg donation families were compared with 80 natural conception families on standardized interview and questionnaire measures of the psychological well-being of the parents, the quality of parent-child relationships, and… CONTINUE READING

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