A 47-year-old member asked:
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can they retrieve eggs from a person without a cervix who has had a hysterectomy?

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Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Yes. It's simple. An egg retrieval involves placing a needle into the ovary. No cervix or uterus needed.
Answered on Jul 11, 2017

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Dr. M. Jan answered
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Yes: One ovary can produce eggs for long time.

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