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The Gift Of Life Analysis

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In the article “The Gift of Life: When One Body Can Save Another” written by Lance Morrow, the author talks about 14-months-old sister that saves her older sister life. The Ayala family discovers that their daughter Anissa has chronic myelogenous leukemia that will terminate her life if she does not find a marrow donor. Her younger brother is incompatible as a marrow transplant. The Ayala family decide to conceive a new baby which requires the husband to do a reversed vasectomy surgically. Another obstacle is the age of the mother being over 43-year-old. They hope that the new unborn baby will save her older sister. There is a one in four chance that the fetus is a genetic match to her sister. The family of Ayala does not think about abortion
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