Satisfaction with life scores were significantly improved compared with those in patients who received no counseling only in women who underwent fertility preservation
Oncofertility is a burgeoning medical field which holds immense possibilities and the onus lies on the treating doctors to counsel the patients in a timely manner regarding the various options one has in terms of fertility preservation
modalities," she added.
Information specific to the Fertility Preservation
Network and its members can be found at www.
This opens a bright prospect in the field of fertility preservation
Our data suggest that socio-demographics are not reliable parameters to determine whether patients would be interested in fertility preservation
through sperm banking.
Key Words: Fertility preservation
, Malignant hematological diseases, Ovarian tissue cryopreservation, Embryo cryopreservation
The only established method of female fertility preservation
is embryo cryopreservation.
New guidelines issued by the American Society of Clinical Oncology advise discussion of fertility preservation
options with cancer patients as early as possible in treatment planning.
Health authorities should make it ``a medical legal obligation'' to offer women who have to undergo chemotherapy the option for fertility preservation
The free egg freezing referral service connects women interested in fertility preservation
with the egg freezing experts in their local area.
Puneet Rana Arora explained it and said, fertility preservation
is an effort to help individuals retain their fertility or ability to procreate.
a cryobank specializing in long-term storage of human reproductive tissue (sperm, eggs, embryos and ovarian and testicular tissue), was invited to speak on the topic of fertility preservation
for oncology patients.