Women with Turner syndrome who get pregnant through assisted reproduction and ovodonation can carry out a normal pregnancy with less chance of miscarriage, as the donated eggs come from healthy women without genetic alterations.
However, it is advisable to carry out a strict control of the pregnancy, as the symptoms associated with Turner syndrome can worsen with gestation, such as heart problems.
In addition, these women will always be transferred a single embryo, since a multiple pregnancy carries, among others, increased cardiovascular risks.
Read the full article on: What is Turner syndrome? Its causes, characteristics and pregnancy ( 73).
By Blanca Paraíso M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Silvia Fernández Fernández B.Sc., M.Sc. (director), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Marie Tusseau (invitra staff) and Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D. (biochemist).
Last Update: 03/04/2019