The American octuplet experience: a transformative event

Fertil Steril. 2010 Feb;93(2):337-8. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2009.12.011.


The Suleman case has served as a catalyst to examine a range of clinical and ethical decisions, making the birth of the octuplets a truly transformative event.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • California
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Female
  • Fertilization in Vitro / ethics*
  • Humans
  • Multiple Birth Offspring / statistics & numerical data*
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy, Multiple*
  • Single Person