Fertility Preservation in Oncological and Non-Oncological Diseases

A Practical Guide

  • Michael von Wolff
  • Frank Nawroth

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Before Fertility Preservation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Michael von Wolff, Frank Nawroth
      Pages 3-5
    3. Frank Nawroth, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 7-9
    4. Frank Nawroth, Moritz Suerdieck, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 11-15
    5. Anke Barnbrock, Nicole Sänger
      Pages 17-24
    6. Michael von Wolff, Frank Nawroth
      Pages 25-29
  3. Fertility Preservation—Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Patrizia Sager, Michael von Wolff, Tanja Fehm
      Pages 33-42
    3. Carolin Bürkle, Michael von Wolff, Karolin Behringer
      Pages 43-53
    4. Michael von Wolff, Nicola Gökbuget, Andrea Jarisch
      Pages 55-64
    5. Maren Goeckenjan, Pauline Wimberger, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 65-75
    6. Maren Goeckenjan, Pauline Wimberger, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 77-84
    7. Maren Goeckenjan, Michael von Wolff, Pauline Wimberger
      Pages 85-91
    8. Magdalena Balcerek, Michael von Wolff, Anja Borgmann-Staudt
      Pages 93-103
    9. Michael von Wolff, Martin F. Fey
      Pages 105-113
    10. Andrea Jarisch, Ariane Germeyer
      Pages 115-122
    11. Melanie Henes, Michael von Wolff, Joerg Henes
      Pages 123-131
    12. Alexandra S. Kohl Schwartz, Sara Imboden, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 133-144
    13. Andreas Schüring, Frank Nawroth, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 145-156
    14. Kenny A. Rodriguez-Wallberg
      Pages 157-165
  4. Fertility Preservation—Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Ariane Germeyer, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 169-178
    3. Jana Liebenthron, Jens Hirchenhain
      Pages 179-185
    4. Michael von Wolff, Jana Liebenthron
      Pages 187-194
    5. Michael von Wolff
      Pages 203-213
    6. Frank Nawroth
      Pages 215-221
    7. Matthias Korell
      Pages 223-227
    8. Ralf Dittrich, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 241-250
  5. After Fertility Preservation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
    2. Nicole Sänger, Michael von Wolff, Frank Nawroth
      Pages 253-260
    3. Volker Ziller, Petra Stute, Michael von Wolff
      Pages 273-282

About this book


This practical book focuses on the most recent advances in fertility preservation in oncological and non-oncological patients.

It presents the steps that need to be followed prior to treatment for successful fertility preservation, and describes in detail the medical conditions requiring fertility preservation, including precise information on the risk of fertility loss, prognosis, risk of ovarian metastasis and other possible risks.

The book also provides information on how to perform the preservation techniques (success rates, risks, etc.) and on what to do after the treatment (in cases of bleeding during chemotherapy, menopause, wish to conceive, etc.).

Written by experts in the field, including members of the globally known network FertiPROTEKT and leading oncologists and specialists, this practical and easy-to-use book is a valuable resource for all clinicians involved in fertility preservation for patients with specific diseases


cancer ovarian tissue transplantation oocytes techniques

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael von Wolff
    • 1
  • Frank Nawroth
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Gynaecological Endocrinology and Reproductive MedicineUniversity Women’s Hospital of BernBernSwitzerland
  2. 2.Specialist Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Prenatal Medicine, Endocrinology and Osteologyamedes MVZ HamburgHamburgGermany

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