Uterus transplantation: ethical and regulatory challenges.

  title={Uterus transplantation: ethical and regulatory challenges.},
  author={Kavita Shah Arora and Valarie Blake},
  journal={Journal of medical ethics},
  volume={40 6},
Moving forward rapidly in the clinical research phase, uterus transplantation may be a future treatment option for women with uterine factor infertility, which accounts for three per cent of all infertility in women. This new method of treatment would allow women, who currently rely on gestational surrogacy or adoption, to gestate and birth their own genetic offspring. Since uterus transplantation carries significant risk when compared with surrogacy and adoption as well as when compared with… CONTINUE READING
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