Registered the first case of birth of a woman with a transplanted uterus

The Western media reported the first successful birth of a woman with a transplanted donor uterus. Happy mother became a resident of the UK. Information about age, name, details of pregnancy were not disclosed.

It is known that the woman gave birth to a 31-week pregnancy baby weight 1.8 kg. Note, for a 31-week weight normal, even though the baby was born premature. Was carried out operation "caesarean section".

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Doctors from the UK held the first of a planned transplant donor uterus relatively recently. For this purpose the experts selected five patients with abnormal reproductive organ or absence of the uterus due to genetic abnormalities. If in the remaining four cases, everything goes smoothly, will further the development of this type of surgical procedures.

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