In US First, Baby Is Born from Dead Donor’s Transplanted Womb

July 9, 2019

(Medical Xpress) – The Cleveland Clinic says it has delivered the first baby in North America after a womb transplant from a dead donor.  Uterine transplants have enabled more than a dozen women to give birth, usually with wombs donated from a living donor such as a friend or relative. In December, doctors in Brazil reported the world’s first birth using a deceased donor’s womb.