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First baby born via uterus transplanted from dead donor

By DW
05 December 2018   |   11:23 am
Eleven babies have been born through uterine transplants of live donors, but no births had ocurred from a uterus of a deceased donor. The mother became pregnant seven months after the transplant surgery.

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