Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 26, Issue 5, pp 1225–1226 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Challenges in the Management of Young Women with Breast Cancer—Fertility Preservation and Pregnancy

  • Pridvi Kandagatla
  • Nikita M. Shah
  • Jacqueline S. JerussEmail author
ASO Author Reflections



The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pridvi Kandagatla
    • 1
    • 2
  • Nikita M. Shah
    • 1
  • Jacqueline S. Jeruss
    • 1
    • 3
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of SurgeryUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryHenry Ford Health System/Wayne State UniversityDetroitUSA
  3. 3.Department of Biomedical EngineeringUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA
  4. 4.Department of PathologyUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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