‘Kind Of Amazing’: Baylor Doctors Reflect On Uterus Transplant, Donor Who Made It Possible

Eight transplant have been performed, and one woman is currently pregnant.

By Lauren SilvermanJanuary 10, 2018 11:42 am, , ,

From KERA:

Late last year, a woman gave birth to a baby via a transplanted uterus — the first ever in the United States. And it happened in Dallas: The boy was born at Baylor University Medical Center.

Since then, more than 300 women have inquired about the procedure, offering their own stories of infertility, says Dr. Giuliano Testa, the leader of the hospital’s uterus transplant clinical trial.

More than 150 women have called offering to be donors, he says.

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