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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Fertility preservation during cancer treatment

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Fertility preservation during cancer treatment


In this episode:

– The ways in which cancer therapies may impact on subsequent fertility
– The importance of addressing fertility issues in those facing chemotherapy/radiotherapy
– Techniques to preserve fertility in both male and female patients before and after cancer therapy
– Preserving fertility in prepubescent patients
– The main limitations of fertility preservation techniques



Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW


Guest: A/Prof Kate Stern, Specialist, Gynaecologist and Reproductive Endocrinologist; Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Royal Women’s Hospital; Clinical Director and Head of Clinical Research, Melbourne IVF


Total time: 21 mins

Recommended Resources:


The Fertility Preservation Service at The Royal Women’s Hospital in Victoria
Melbourne IVF
Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand



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