Fertility risk in pediatric and adolescent cancers.

@article{Gracia2007FertilityRI,
  title={Fertility risk in pediatric and adolescent cancers.},
  author={Clarisa R. Gracia and Jill P. Ginsberg},
  journal={Cancer treatment and research},
  year={2007},
  volume={138},
  pages={57-72}
}
Recent diagnostic and therapeutic advances in pediatric oncology have led to greater survival rates in children with malignancies. However, while childhood and adolescent cancer therapies improve long-term survival, such treatments may lead to abnormal pubertal development, infertility, and gonadal failure. As more children and young adults survive… CONTINUE READING