Oncofertility Fertility Preservation for Cancer Survivors

ISBN: 978-0-387-72292-4 (Print) 978-0-387-72293-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-11

      The Emergence of a New Interdiscipline: Oncofertility

  3. Fertility Risk and Treatment Options

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-27

      Fertility Management for Women With Cancer

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      Pages 28-49

      Fertility Preservation in Adult Male Cancer Patients

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      Pages 50-56

      Managing Fertility in Childhood Cancer Patients

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      Pages 57-72

      Fertility Risk in Pediatric and Adolescent Cancers

  4. Oncofertility Techniques and Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 73-73

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      Pages 75-82

      Bioengineering and the Ovarian Follicle

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      Pages 83-109

      The Science of Cryobiology

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      Pages 110-129

      Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation and Transplantation: Banking Reproductive Potential for the Future

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      Pages 130-134

      Progress, History and Promise of Ovarian Cryopreservation and Transplantation for Pediatric Cancer Patients

  5. Health Care Decision-Making

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-148

      Oncofertility and the Social Sciences

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      Pages 149-160

      Shared Decision Making: Fertility and Pediatric Cancers

  6. Ethical and Psychosocial Impact of Cancer-Related Infertility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 163-179

      Today's Research, Tomorrows Cures: The Ethical Implications of Oncofertility

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      Pages 180-190

      The Psychosocial Context of Cancer-Related Infertility

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      Pages 191-200

      Childhood Cancer: Fertility and Psychosocial Implications

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      Pages 201-217

      Fertility Preservation and Adolescent Cancer Patients: Lessons from Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer and Their Parents

  7. Training in a New Medical Discipline and Medical Guidelines

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 219-219

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 221-234

      Oncofertility: A New Medical Discipline and the Emerging Scholar

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      Pages 235-239

      Oncofertility Consortium Consensus Statement: Guidelines for Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation

  8. Patient Stories and Oncofertility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 241-241

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      Pages 243-248

      Personal Accounts of Cancer and Infertility

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 249-262