Surviving cancer, saving fertility: The promise of cryopreservation

Rony T. Abdallah, Suheil J. Muasher

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Abstract

Treatment of cancer by radiation or chemotherapy need not thwart a woman's ability to have children. While most approaches to maintaining ovarian function remain experimental, embryo-and, to some extent, oocyte-cryopreservation have delivered positive results.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7-12
Number of pages6
JournalSexuality, Reproduction and Menopause
Volume4
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2006

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Cryopreservation
Oocytes
Fertility
Embryonic Structures
Radiation
Drug Therapy
Neoplasms
Therapeutics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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Surviving cancer, saving fertility : The promise of cryopreservation. / Abdallah, Rony T.; Muasher, Suheil J.

In: Sexuality, Reproduction and Menopause, Vol. 4, No. 1, 05.2006, p. 7-12.

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Abdallah, Rony T. ; Muasher, Suheil J. / Surviving cancer, saving fertility : The promise of cryopreservation. In: Sexuality, Reproduction and Menopause. 2006 ; Vol. 4, No. 1. pp. 7-12.
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