TITLE

Couple claims wrong sperm used during fertilization

PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Jet;12/02/96, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions the claim of a couple who allege that a Jacksonville, Florida hospital fertilized the woman with the wrong sperm. The confirmation given by the babies' blood type to the allegation; The appearance of the twins who have a Caucasian mother and Afro-American father; The denial of wrongdoing from the hospital.
ACCESSION #
9612038017

 

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