Oncofertility Consortium Consensus Statement: Guidelines for Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation
Part of the
Cancer Treatment and Research
book series (CTAR, volume 138)
In vitro fertilization (IVF) and storage of the resulting embryos is currently a proven method of fertility preservation for women who face an immediate threat to their future fertility. This method, however, is suitable for a fraction of patients and depends on a number of factors that may include her diagnosis, age, partner status, willingness to accept donor sperm, desire to freeze embryos, and ability to pay for these services. As fertility preservation techniques evolve, it is critical that physicians continue to evaluate practice guidelines in order to offer a wider menu of fertility preservation options tailored to each patient’s specific clinical scenario, to the risk-benefit ratio and takes into consideration the patient’s values.
KeywordsOvarian Stimulation Ovarian Reserve Fertility Preservation Embryo Cryopreservation Oocyte Cryopreservation
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