Case Study Of In Vitro Fertilization

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In-Vitro Fertilization: Custody Disputes © Jose Sanchez. 3 November 26, 2017. All rights reserved. Arizona State University Abstract: When posed with the question: In a custody dispute over a fetus born through in vitro fertilization, whose rights should prevail? In-Vitro fertilization is a complicated and new area of study. However with the development of new processes and in this case, an entirely new field of study, come new questions which challenge the morality and ethics of either side, whether the fetus is given to the woman whose eggs were used, or whether the woman who carried the child through to term should have custody over the child. As it is now, it truly does end up coming down to a case-by-case basis. However in most cases, the rights of the woman whose eggs, or the man whose sperm was used to fertilize the embryo should prevail in case of any custody disputes. In-Vitro Fertilization: Custody Disputes Section 1 – Introduction In 1978, Louise Brown became the first person to be born through In-Vitro Fertilization, her birth revolutionized the field of reproductive medicine. There have been a few factors which since then have increased the demand for the service and more knowledge about the effects and relationship between development well into adulthood and the use of In-Vitro Fertilization (otherwise known as IVF) in order to conceive a healthy child. A study published by The American Society for Reproductive Medicine, shows that 1-in-8
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