Original Publication Date: 1 July, 2016
Publication / Source: Future Oncology
Authors: Julie Bénard, Solène Duros, Hady El Hachem, Charlotte Sonigo, Christophe Sifer & Michaël Grynberg
Quality of life of young cancer survivors has become a major issue. However, anticancer therapies can have a detrimental impact on fertility. It is now well-established that all patients should receive information about the fertility risks associated with their cancer treatment and the fertility preservation options available. Currently, oocyte or embryo banking after controlled ovarian hyperstimulation represents the most effective method for preserving female fertility.