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Fertility post cancer therapy

Cancer treatments have now been improved to the stage where fertility can be preserved during treatment, without compromising its efficacy. Surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy have been fined tuned over recent times to provide cures for cancers and allow for future planning of families in sufferers. Such cancers as breast, cervical, uterine, ovarian, testicular tumors, and leukemia and lymphoma have been targeted in audits. Tissue preservation prior to surgery and reimplantation post-treatment, for example, ovarian tissue, has been found to be successful, as has cryofreezing sperm.

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About: Fertility post cancer therapy

Date: 14 July 2005


Author: Amanda Gardner


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This summary article refers to the following medical categories:

  • Surgery
  • Surgery and cancer
  • Surgery and breast tumor
  • Surgery and cervical tumor
  • Surgery and uterine tumor
  • Surgery and ovarian tumor
  • Surgery and testicular tumor
  • Surgery and leukemia
  • Surgery and lymphoma
  • Surgery and fertility
  • Surgery and fertility preservation
  • Surgery and cancer treatment
  • Surgery and cancer therapy
  • Surgery and radiation
  • Surgery and chemotherapy
  • Risk and fertility
  • Risk and cancer
  • Risk and cancer therapy
  • Risk and chemotherapy
  • Risk and radiation therapy

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