Italian fertility doctor Severino Antinori arrested for allegedly 'removing' woman's eggs without consent

Italian fertility doctor Severino Antinori arrested for allegedly 'removing' woman's eggs without consent

A well-known Italian fertility doctor has been arrested on suspicion of removing a woman's eggs forcibly, and without consent, at his clinic. Dr Antinori was arrested at Fiumicino airport it was reported on Saturday (14 May). According to investigators, the unnamed Spanish woman, who had been temporarily working at Antinori's clinic in Milan, alleged that her mobile phone was taken from her, before she was forcibly anaesthetised to have her eggs harvested, reports the BBC.

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