Woman 1st Giving Birth Twice With Ovary Transplant


February 24, 2010

The Washington Post

LONDON -- When Stinne Holm Bergholdt of Denmark was diagnosed with bone cancer at age 27, she was afraid she wouldn't be able to have children.

So she asked her doctors if they could remove an ovary before her treatment and transplant it back afterward to preserve her fertility.

More than six years later, Bergholdt and her husband now have two daughters, making her the first woman in the world to give birth twice after an ovary transplant... read more