A Chinese woman who married her cousin told by doctor to ‘borrow’ sperm from another man for the sake of her children. Photo: Handout
A Chinese woman who married her cousin told by doctor to ‘borrow’ sperm from another man for the sake of her children. Photo: Handout

‘Find a sperm donor’: Chinese doctor shocked to find failed-pregnancy patient is married to son of her paternal aunt

  • Doctor expresses surprise that woman with a college-level education choose to marry a close relative
  • After centuries of being allowed, marriages between close family relatives were banned in 1981