Minimizing risk in anonymous egg donation

Ahuja, K. K.; Simons, E. G.; Nair, S.; Rimington, M. R.; Armar, N. A.
November 2003
Reproductive BioMedicine Online (Reproductive Healthcare Limited;Nov2003, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p504
Academic Journal
Assisted conception carries with it known and putative medical and surgical risks. Exposing healthy women to these risks in order to harvest eggs for donation when a safer alternative exists is morally and ethically unacceptable. Egg sharing minimizes risk and provides a source of eggs for donation. Anonymity protects all parties involved and should not be removed.


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