The surplus fetuses that are created in test tubes--are they at some point destr

  1. L.L. Woodard profile image74
    L.L. Woodardposted 7 years ago

    The surplus fetuses that are created in test tubes--are they at some point destroyed?

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    Brenda Durhamposted 7 years ago

    I have no idea!  But I wanted to weigh in on this question because it's a good question and I'm ashamed to say I had never even thought about "surplus" fetuses before......

    But I will say that it's sad to realize that, even if there are surplus fetuses, the nature of man is so that they'll probably be used for stem-cell research and such,  which, to me, should not be, because each fetus is a life in itself and there should never be "surplus" fetuses to begin with.........

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    L.L. Woodardposted 7 years ago

    Brenda, I may be out of line, but I am fairly certain that in some instances more than one egg is fertilized or attempted to be fertilized simply to ensure at least 1 successful fertilization. Maybe others who have firsthand information will weigh in and provide additional information.

 
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