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Should Young Women Sell Their Eggs?

The invasive procedure to extract the eggs is called transvaginal ovarian aspiration and there are risks, such as bleeding and although rare, damage or puncture of the bowel, bladder and nearby blood vessels from the needle attached to the ultrasound probe that is inserted into a woman’s vagina

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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