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Gender selection: Cultural and religious perspectives. New York City: Bantam Books, Skip navigation. Sura AL Bakara, H. According to Islam, sex selection is only recommended when a couple desires to have a child girl or boy according to their preference by medical means.
Also a fetus has autonomic rights and no one has the right to intervene with its life. Furthermore, the system will make a comparison between the fees and conditions of each clinic so that you can make a better-informed decision.
Conversely, if intercourse occurs four or five days before ovulation, chances are that the woman will get pregnant with a girl, as X-chromosome sperms live longer. Medical genetic ethics Pregnancy sex selection methods in Crewe view and consideration in Iran. The female body goes through physical and chemical changes around the time the egg released.
Mark P. So by regarding ethical issues in sex selection of the embryo in all methods for this purpose, number of pregnancies and unwanted pregnancies and abortions can be reduced.
West , John D. Sometimes couples use gender selection to help prevent serious genetic diseases and chromosomal disorders that are gender-specific. Readers are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein with other sources. New issue alert.
These methods work on the premise that they separate the X and Y-sperm by use of centrifugation.