Woman With Transplanted Uterus Gives Birth, the First in the U.S.
[...] The transplants are now experimental, with much of the cost covered by research funds. But they are expensive, and if they become part of medical practice, will probably cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. It is not clear that insurers will pay, and Dr. Testa acknowledged that many women who want the surgery will not be able to afford it. [...]health care costs human tissue reproductive technologies research