Do doctors discuss fertility issues before they treat young patients with cancer?

Richard A Anderson, Annette Weddell, Helen A Spoudeas, Carolyn Douglas, Stephen M Shalet, Gill Levitt, W Hamish B Wallace

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Abstract

Many children treated for cancer are at risk of infertility, but for girls and prepubertal boys, all fertility preservation techniques remain experimental. We have assessed UK practice relating to information provision about the effects of cancer treatment on fertility and options for fertility preservation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2246-51
Number of pages6
JournalHuman Reproduction
Volume23
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2008

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