© 2016

Cancer and Fertility

  • Edmund S.¬†Sabanegh, Jr.

Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Kiranpreet K. Khurana, Joseph P. Alukal
    Pages 1-10
  3. Jason M. Franasiak, Richard T. Scott Jr.
    Pages 11-19
  4. Julie Won-Ching Cheng, Kristene Myklak, Edmund Y. Ko
    Pages 21-47
  5. Alan Scott Polackwich Jr., Edmund S. Sabanegh Jr.
    Pages 49-68
  6. Jeffrey M. Goldberg, Sara Arian, Pardis Hosseinzadeh
    Pages 69-79
  7. Kevin A. Ostrowski, Thomas J. Walsh
    Pages 81-95
  8. Sarah C. Vij, Timothy Gilligan
    Pages 97-107
  9. Jay P. Ciezki
    Pages 109-113
  10. Ashok Agarwal, Rakesh Sharma
    Pages 115-133
  11. Kelly A. Chiles, Peter N. Schlegel
    Pages 135-142
  12. Rebecca Flyckt, Tommaso Falcone
    Pages 143-154
  13. Jeff Chapa
    Pages 155-173
  14. James Wren, Robert E. Brannigan
    Pages 175-183
  15. James F. Smith, Kirk C. Lo
    Pages 185-194
  16. Pasquale Patrizio, Paolo Emanuele Levi-Setti
    Pages 195-204
  17. Gretchen Collins, James M. Goldfarb
    Pages 205-219
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 221-228

About this book


This unique textbook is designed to provide a summary of state of the art developments in both male and female fertility and its association with cancer for both new and experienced practitioners. Clear, concise and readable, the text allows the reader to obtain rapid answers to this challenging medical issue.  Special emphasis is placed on diagnostic and treatment algorithms. Topics covered include demographics of cancer in the reproductive age male, fertility conditions which predispose to cancer development, the role of assisted reproduction for fertility management, as well as fertility preservation strategies for the male and female cancer patients.      

Cancer and Fertility will be of great value to general urologists, uro-oncologists, gynecologists, medical oncologists, obstetricians, primary care providers, allied health providers.


assisted reproduction chemotherapy and fertility fertility preservation strategies radiation therapy and fertility sperm banking spermatogenesis

Editors and affiliations

  • Edmund S.¬†Sabanegh, Jr.
    • 1
  1. 1.Lerner College of Medi, Cleveland ClinicDepartment of UrologyClevelandUSA

About the editors

Edmund S. Sabanegh, Jr., MD

Chair, Department of Urology

Cleveland Clinic

Department of Urology

Cleveland, OH, USA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Cancer and Fertility
  • Editors Edmund S. Sabanegh, Jr.
  • Series Title Current Clinical Urology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Current Clinical Urology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-27709-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-80198-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-27711-0
  • Series ISSN 2197-7194
  • Series E-ISSN 2197-7208
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIII, 228
  • Number of Illustrations 9 b/w illustrations, 39 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Urology
    Primary Care Medicine
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