Effects of cancer treatment on ovarian function.

Research paper by Jaymeson S JS Stroud, David D Mutch, Janet J Rader, Matt M Powell, Premal H PH Thaker, Perry W PW Grigsby

Indexed on: 09 Sep '08Published on: 09 Sep '08Published in: Fertility and Sterility®


Causes of primary ovarian failure are reviewed, focusing specifically on cancer treatment-related modalities. Strategies and future directions for protection of the ovaries during cancer therapy, including ovarian transposition, and conformal radiation techniques are presented.