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About this book
This book provides a comprehensive overview on fertility issues in patients with breast cancer .
The impact of treatments on fertility is clearly explained and all the available options for fertility
preservation are discussed. Guidance is offered on management options when breast cancer arises
during pregnancy and when pregnancy occurs after breast cancer. In addition, the management of
high risk patients with regard to their reproductive life, risks of assisted reproduction, optimal contraception is enclosed. Answers are provided to a wide range of questions, including:
What fertility sparing options are available for ER+ patients? Is ovarian tissue freezing ready for prime time? What is the role of LHRH analogues ?What is the impact of pregnancy after breast cancer ? What advice should be given on the timing of pregnancy after treatment? Is breast feeding possible? Physicians will find this book an invaluable aid in providing flawless counseling to their patients and ensuring that they receive optimal management.
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- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-17278-1
- Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
- Publisher Name Springer, Cham
- eBook Packages Medicine
- Print ISBN 978-3-319-17277-4
- Online ISBN 978-3-319-17278-1
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