Hospital in Central Vietnam welcomes first surrogate baby girl

A surrogate baby girl was born in the Maternity Hospital in the Central province of Thua Thien-Hue yesterday. She is the first surrogate baby in the central Vietnam.


The baby brings happiness to the couple ( 1st and 3rd)  (Photo: SGGP)
The 3.5kilogram baby brought happiness to couple Le Thanh An and Nguyen Thi Thuan in Tu Ha Commune in Huong Tra Town. Hospital Director Professor Bui Duc Phu said that this case is one of ten surrogacy cases carried out by the hospital.

The couple got married in 2008 yet the wife has fibroid cure and she had undergone an operation to cut off her womb due to its complication.

Currently, the Central hospital in Thua Thien -Hue is one of three hospitals which the Ministry of Health has allowed to conduct surrogacy including the National Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the north, Hue Central Hospital in the central region, and Tu Du Hospital in the south.

By Van Thang - translated by Uyen Phuong

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