A MEDICAL MIRACLE: World's first womb transplant and the patient is pregnant!

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ISTANBUL: The first woman to have a successful womb transplant from a dead donor is pregnant, a hospital in southern Turkey said.

Derya Sert, 22, who was born without a womb, had been receiving in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment after the transplant in August 2011.

"Early test results are consistent with pregnancy. The patient is in good health at the moment. We will continue to update on developments in the coming period," Akdeniz University Hospital in Turkey's Mediterranean city of Antalya said in a statement late on Friday.

One in every 5,000 women globally is born without a womb, while thousands more have the organ removed due to cancer or other diseases, leaving them unable to get pregnant.

In September, doctors in Sweden performed the world's first mother-to-daughter womb transplants on two Swedish women, both in their 30s. (Reuters)

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Jbsexy at 12:28 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Cool
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nzewyte at 03:30 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Dats called RESEARCH... I wonder wen 9ja is gonna start doing 1.

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chicco77 at 07:21 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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wow nice
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Ifemylove at 08:12 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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 Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked
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sirenoch at 08:14 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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K

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Tyahaya at 08:14 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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damn!
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proly at 08:31 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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kkk
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zoe61 at 08:34 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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 Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy
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Brownilicious at 08:52 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Quote from: Youngstuna on 08:23 PM, 14/04/2013
can dey transplant my granny own? She's 102 years old.
...silly joke
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torrejon_men at 08:53 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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There is hope for the barren,thank God for this good news
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Biafranwar at 09:07 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Quote from: nzewyte on 03:30 PM, 14/04/2013
Dats called RESEARCH... I wonder wen 9ja is gonna start doing 1.
keep dreaming
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etibaba at 09:08 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Nigeria wont learn,only black magic.

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longben at 09:31 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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and in africa we believe in witchcraft,juju and patience ozokwo
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Successman at 09:48 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Nice one. I hope our government com acros d headlines in d daily's
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denmal at 09:55 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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lol
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Shegzan at 10:30 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Kk!

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morgrawl231 at 11:33 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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GREAT!!!
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Jaylen at 11:39 PM, 14/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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Good news..
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arsenal123 at 01:17 AM, 15/04/2013 (6 years ago)
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 Cool Cool Cool
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