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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®



Abstract

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.