Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics

, Volume 32, Issue 8, pp 1167–1170

Ovarian cortex transplantation: 60 reported live births brings the success and worldwide expansion of the technique towards routine clinical practice

Fertility Preservation

Abstract

This paper describes the success and expansion of ovarian tissue cryopreservation and transplantation as a fertility restoration procedure, with the largest series of 60 live births worldwide reported. By repeating the procedure, ovarian activity can be restored for more than 11 years.

Keywords

Ovarian tissue transplantation Live births Fertility preservation Cancer patients 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.SRI, Société de Recherche pour l’InfertilitéBrusselsBelgium
  2. 2.Pôle de Gynécologie, Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique, Université Catholique de Louvain, and Gynaecology DepartmentCliniques Universitaires St LucBrusselsBelgium

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