Greffe utérine: état des lieux et réflexion éthique

Translated title of the contribution: Uterus transplantation: state of knowledge and ethical reflection

Angeline Favre-Inhofer, Marie Carbonnel, Aurelie Revaux, Arash Rafii Tabrizi, Léa Karpel, René Frydman, Jean Marc Ayoubi

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Abstract

Uterus transplantation: state of knowledge and ethical reflection. Nowadays is uterine transplantation the only treatment for absolute uterine infertility. This experimental surgery is spreading worldwide since the past two years. The first livebirths from uterus transplantations from living donors in Sweden gave the impetus for more research. Since several team works on the uterine transplantation from living or deceased donors. Uterus transplantation and the choice between live and deceased donor raises up technical and ethical questions.

Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)657-663
Number of pages7
JournalLa Revue du praticien
Volume68
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2018

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Keywords

  • Uterus transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Favre-Inhofer, A., Carbonnel, M., Revaux, A., Tabrizi, A. R., Karpel, L., Frydman, R., & Ayoubi, J. M. (2018). Greffe utérine: état des lieux et réflexion éthique. La Revue du praticien, 68(6), 657-663.