Journal article

Fertility preservation for female patients with childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer: recommendations from the PanCareLIFE Consortium and the International Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Guideline Harmonization Group.

Renée L Mulder, Anna Font-Gonzalez, Melissa M Hudson, Hanneke M van Santen, Erik AH Loeffen, Karen C Burns, Gwendolyn P Quinn, Eline van Dulmen-den Broeder, Julianne Byrne, Riccardo Haupt, W Hamish Wallace, Marry M van den Heuvel-Eibrink, Antoinette Anazodo, Richard A Anderson, Anke Barnbrock, Joern D Beck, Annelies ME Bos, Isabelle Demeestere, Christian Denzer, Natascia Di Iorgi Show all

The Lancet Oncology | Published : 2021

Abstract

Female patients with childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer are at increased risk for fertility impairment when treatment adversely affects the function of reproductive organs. Patients and their families desire biological children but substantial variations in clinical practice guidelines reduce consistent and timely implementation of effective interventions for fertility preservation across institutions. As part of the PanCareLIFE Consortium, and in collaboration with the International Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Guideline Harmonization Group, we reviewed the current literature and developed a clinical practice guideline for fertility preservation in female patients who were di..

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