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Fertilization Hiv Positive

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HIV positive and wanting a biological baby

If a woman is HIV positive, but for other medical reasons cannot become pregnant herself, can her egg be implanted in a surrogate without transmitting the disease?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your interesting question.To my limited knowledge, I'm not aware of any cases of such in vitro fertilization from a HIV positive egg donor.Any readers hear otherwise? BY Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Israel's Haaretz.com Examines Country's Lack of Coverage for Fertility Treatment for HIV-Positive Individuals

...Israel's Haaretz.com on Tuesday examined the country's lack of health care coverage for fertility treatment for HIV-positive individuals. The need to address fertility problems among HIV-positive people who wish to have children has "grown along Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Senate Approves Bill That Would Allow HIV-Positive Men to Have Sperm Washed, Used for Fertility Treatments

...Tribune , 8/29). The bill would allow the washed sperm to be used in treatments such as artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization under certain guidelines. The state in 1989 began prohibiting HIV-positive people from donating sperm,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Senate Committee Approves Bill That Would Allow HIV-Positive Men to Have Sperm Washed, Used for Fertility Treatments

...HIV-positive men to have their sperm washed and used for fertility treatments, including artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization, under certain guidelines, the San Francisco Chronicle reports (Lucas, San Francisco Chronicle ,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Senate Committee to Debate Bill That Would Allow HIV-Positive Men to Have Sperm Washed, Used for Fertility Treatments

...HIV-positive men to have their sperm washed and used for fertility treatments -- including artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization -- under certain guidelines, the San Francisco Chronicle reports (Lucas, San Francisco Chronicle ,... Read more »
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