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Egg freezing: Preserving fertility before cancer treatment

December 11, 2018

Egg freezing: Preserving fertility before cancer treatment

By uclahealth uclahealth

Adolescents or young adults who receive a cancer diagnosis are focused on how to begin treatment quickly. For many of these individuals, childbearing is far enough in the future that they don’t think about whether cancer treatment could affect becoming a parent. Cancer treatment may cause infertility Discussing fertility preservation with a physician is an […]

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Tags: cancer treatment, childbearing, Cryogenic freezing, egg preservation, fertility preservation, IVF