Medical Rape and Impregnate
A woman, probably someone who doesn't want children
, is kidnapped, drugged, and forcibly impregnated by a Mad Doctor
using someone's sperm, for all intents and purposes producing a Child by Rape
. May lead to a Baby Factory
situation. Definitely a Medical Horror
. Might be a Mystical Pregnancy
Naturally, Good Girls Avoid Abortion
, so this is a way to force a pregnancy onto someone. Possibly she will have a Convenient Miscarriage
, but if the plot's usually gone this far to make her have a baby, she probably won't.
Someone that wants to perpetrate such an act is a Stalker with a Test Tube
(however, a Stalker with a Test Tube
who uses persuasion and seduction rather than force is not an example of this trope).
- Implied to have happened in Lyrical Nanoha, of all shows. Near the end of the third series, Big Bad Jail Scaglietti reveals that he impregnated his Quirky Miniboss Squad, the Numbers Cyborgs, with rapidly-growing clones of himself which he'd patterned his own mind into, ensuring that he could continue to wreak havoc across the multiverse even if the heroes arrested him. Whilst this appeared to be mostly consensual (though deeply squicky for a number of other reasons), it's worth remembering that the Numbers Cyborgs, at the time, included the kidnapped and brainwashed Ginga Nakajima, who would therefore also have been a candidate for this procedure. Thankfully, supplementary materials state that this was a magical procedure, intended to implant upon Jail's death, and that since Jail was taken alive, no one was actually impregnated. Whew.
- Almost happened to the eponymous character in Karin, since her condition as the non-vampire of her family actually was a consequences of being a spirit of psyche, a special type of vampire that can bestow fertility in other vampires. Therefore she's kidnapped and locked away by another vampire clan, who plans to do this to her.
- Subverted in Ayashi no Ceres. Chidori is supposed to go through it when she's caught by the Mikages, but she ultimately dies before the embryo is implanted into her.
- A particularly disturbing scene in End of Evangelion has Gendo Ikari placing his right hand, which has the embryonic Adam grafted onto it, into a naked Rei Ayanami's womb. Rei's body contains the soul of Lillith, and by implanting Adam, Gendo intends to control Instrumentality directly. The one at the receiving end is clearly shown to be in pain and distressed at this happening.
- In the NCIS fanfic ''Laboring to Love'' a mad scientist kidnaps most of the team to perform such a procedure, except the team member left out of the kidnapping is Ziva. The mad scientist has been working on an artificial womb for men, and McGee is the test subject.
- In Devil's Due, it's been determined by people who can see the future that a child between Lucia and Ben would be some kind of Chosen One. They try to blackmail Ben into seducing and impregnating Lucia. Ben is interested in Lucia, but is a gentleman and just can't bear to do it. So Lucia is infected with anthrax, kidnapped, and impregnated with Ben's sperm to do the job. The two agree to keep the child, even if they aren't thrilled with the circumstances of the conception.
- Demon Seed by Dean Koontz has this happen, and the perpetrator is an artificial intelligence who calls himself Proteus. He just wants to help humanity get rid of all its pain and misery and disease and male pattern baldness and of course, to live a life of the flesh by transplanting his consciousness into the child once it is born. It should also be mentioned that this child is not entirely human.
- In The Merchant Princes Series, Miriam/Helge is forcibly impregnated by the Mad Doctor with her fiance's sperm (her fiance is in no way able to perform sex, it's an Arranged Marriage as is). She agrees to keep the child for political reasons, but eventually has a (semi) Convenient Miscarriage.
- In Jason X Planet Of The Beast, a drugged woman is impregnated with Jason's... genetic material.
- In Friday, the heroine is recruited as a courier to transport an embryo in stasis to a distant human colony. Her employers pull one over on her by implanting the embryo in her uterus instead. When she discovers this, she realizes that if they lied to her once, they probably also lied about keeping her alive afterward.
- In the the Witcher Saga, the wizard Vilgefortz intends to do it to Ciri. He gets close.
- The graduates of the Schools in Anna Carey's Eve go through this—with multiple fetuses each time.
- In The Testament Of Jessie Lamb, a disease kills all pregnant women. Scientists found a way to vaccinate fetuses that were refrigerated before the disease spread. The protagonist lives in Britain, where there is not much pressure, just a hero cult around the "Sleeping Beauties", women who sacrifice their lives to give birth to those (hopefully immune) fetuses, and spent the pregnancy in a medication-induced coma. In other countries, though, it is mentioned that girls (up to age of sixteen, as older ones are more likely to miscarry) are pressured into this, or even outright drugged and put into a coma until they die from the disease.
- The X-Files:
- This plays a major role in the Myth Arc although the X-Files version involves extraterrestrial DNA instead of somebody's sperm. It's strongly implied to have happened to Scully during her abduction. Mulder even calls some of the conspirators "medical rapists" at one point.
- It appears in a humorous Monster of the Week episode "Post-Modern Prometheus". It turns out the monster's adoptive father was trying to create a spouse or a friend for his son. He was impregnating women with animal sperm or embryos. It's weird that the women shown don't feel too violated, and one is even excited with the prospect of having a baby...
- Also "Small Potatoes" where the antagonist can change his appearance, and has been impregnating women in the guise of their husbands. In this case at least the perpetrator's identified as a rapist, put on the sex offender registry, and imprisoned.
- An episode of Criminal Minds had a couple who were kidnapping women and forcing them to get pregnant so that the wife could have a baby boy to replace their stillborn son. Unfortunately for the women, when it even worked they tended to give birth to girls.
- Law & Order:
- In episode 8x14, "Grief", one of the more disturbing episodes of the series, a woman was accused of paying off a hospital orderly to impregnate her comatose daughter. A Downer Ending all around due to the fact that the daughter dies after delivering a healthy baby via C-Section. And the parents of the orderly sue for custody of the baby.
- There's "Seed," which, in a somewhat "softer" example, reveals that the in vitro fertilization doctor that a bunch of women have relied on has been using his own sperm for every impregnation. The DA's office can't make rape stick, however, so they go for fraud instead. Then can't make that stick because none of the parents involved are willing to come forward and press charges (this one is based on a true story, at least the "doctor using his own sperm" part).
- In an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, the team was called in when a doctor found that his comatose patient was pregnant. It turns out that other patients were also impregnated and given abortions to extract stem cells for stem cell research, mainly for an elderly rich man with Parkinson's who is desperate for a cure. The case ends with the comatose patient remaining pregnant, and the elderly man seeking parental rights in order to get access to the umbilical cord, which contains stem cells.
- Doctor Who:
- In "The Doctor's Daughter", the Doctor is forcibly cloned at gunpoint. He's disgusted by it and considers his forced fatherhood this trope.
- A variant in the sixth season: While Amy's daughter was conceived on her wedding night with Rory, she spends the first half of the season actually being held captive by sinister people, not waking up until she was literally having contractions. Her consciousness was walking around freely in a duplicate body, and she spent nine months thinking her pregnancy test had just been a false alarm. And then her baby is kidnapped and raised as an assassin to kill her best friend. There's also the implication that they messed with her and her unborn child while she was captive there; In any case, the whole thing was later revealed to have left her incapable of having further children.
- Scorpius's origins. His Sebacean mother was kidnapped and raped by a Scarran as part of experimental trials to create Scarran-Sebacean hybrids. Apparently Scorpius was the only one to survive. Despite his powerful intellect, due to his weak physiology (combing a Scarran's heat generation with a Sebacean's extreme vulnerability to that very heat) the experiment was deemed a total failure and the Scarrans marked the Sebaceans down as a species to wipe out rather than conquer and rape. Scorpius himself dedicates his entire life to making sure the Sebaceans wipe out the Scarrans instead.
- When the Scarrans attempt to forcibly transplant Aeryn's baby into Chiana.
- Happened in an episode of Picket Fences where the doctor was trying to produce a "miracle" by causing a virgin to give birth to a child.
- Battlestar Galactica (2003) has the humanoid Cylons try this on the human women they captured, including Starbuck, specifically by performing a surgery on her to extract some of her eggs (to the point her Stalker with a Crush Leoben claimed a random little girl he kidnapped was their child). It doesn't work however, since the only way Cylons and humans can successfully reproduce with each other is if love (or at least consensual sex) was involved in the process.
- Season two of Orphan Black contains an example which starts out as particularly disturbing and manages to get worse. A religious cult severely drugs Helena, who is shown to have the mentality of a child. Her eggs are extracted from her without her consent, and they evidently plan to artificially inseminate her, but she escapes before this can happen. The responsible parties proceed to cross the Moral Event Horizon further by threatening their own daughter, who is still a teenager, with being forced to carry Helena's child instead, a threat that is eventually carried out. It's revealed that the embryos were fertilized by the girl's father's sperm and he planned to force more women to be surrogates for his and Helena's children en masse.
- In the season 4 finale of The Pretender, it's revealed this happened to Miss Parker's mother, who was artificially inseminated during another minor surgical procedure, with sperm from Jarod's father. She then staged her death and went into hiding. After delivering the baby, Mr. Raines killed her for real.
- iZombie: Inverted with Scott E and his medical supervisor, who forced Scott to have sex with her so she'd get pregnant. When Scott's delusions and paranoia reach a head and he tries to force her to get an abortion, she killed him.
- Played for laughs and obscured by its G-Rated Sex and the fact that it targets men in The Sims, where in the second and third games, aliens will do this to any male sim who they abduct. Sims 2 victims are impregnated with a hybrid of their genes and the genes from the "Pollination Technician" who abducted them. Sims 3 victims are surrogates for a genetically pure alien instead.
- Done to Alma from FEAR, where she was comatose, impregnated and even gave birth via C-Section while in said coma. Then she was executed, but her psychic powers allowed her ghost to survive, but trapped in her own coffin and barely able to make contact with her sons. This makes her hate everyone, and it goes horribly wrong from there.
- Inverted in the sequel, where Alma rapes a overpowered psychic to get pregnant. It's implied that she used the sperm donor's dead love interest as a physical incubator for the spirit embryo to have a body. He's NOT happy about it, especially since Alma directly/indirectly caused the deaths of millions with psychic powers alone, even going so far as to give someone he loathes permission to "kill the filthy maggot inside her".
- In Final Fantasy VII, Aeris's intended fate is to be mated with a long-lived beast species to produce a hybrid with the lifespan of a beast and the Lifestream-communing power of an Ancient. Fortunately, the beast isn't happy about the arrangement either and, after playing along to get his guard down, attacks the scientist responsible (and apologises to Aeris for scaring her).