NAPOLI | Anatolia Vertadella, a 101-year-old Italian woman, has given birth to a baby of 9 pounds after ovary transplant controversial widely criticized by medical professionals because of their advanced age, according to the Rivista Napoli.
The whole procedure was illegal, but still was in a private clinic in Turkey (in this case the European laws on transplants ovary does not apply it supports the centenarian mother who does not want to reveal the name of the clinic where the operation was performed.)
“I am very grateful to the team of doctors who decided to go ahead with the operation,” he admitted tearfully. “I am very grateful to have given birth to my 17th child.
This is a true blessing and a proof of the power of the creator,” he told reporters local.
“For a long time I have felt useless to God, could not procreate since I was 48 years old when I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
for a long time I believed that God was punishing me for only having 16 children, but in his divine generosity, which has granted me with fertility once again, “recognizes the centennial fervent Catholic.
After all the whole procedure is controversial and as Dr. Popolicchi believes that the final decision is left to the patient.