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A California couple gave birth to a stranger’s child after being given the wrong embryo by a fertility clinic during in vitro fertilisation (IVF), says a lawsuit.
Daphna and Alexander Cardinale say they gave birth in September 2019 to a girl that looked nothing like them.
After a DNA test, they found the couple that carried their daughter to term, and together decided to swap the girls.
This is not the first alleged mix-up during an IVF procedure.
IVF is a procedure during which a woman’s eggs are fertilised by man’s