Impact of cancer treatment on uterine function

Hilary O D Critchley, W Hamish B Wallace

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Abstract

Fertility and future pregnancy potential are of concern to survivors of childhood cancer. Radiotherapy causes both ovarian and uterine damage. There are no reports of uterine damage after chemotherapy. The magnitude of risk is related to age at treatment, dose, and schedule. The dose of radiation required to destroy fifty percent of immature oocytes is
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)64-8
Number of pages5
Journal JNCI Monographs
Volume2005
Issue number34
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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