Fertility risk in pediatric and adolescent cancers.

  title={Fertility risk in pediatric and adolescent cancers.},
  author={Clarisa R. Gracia and Jill P. Ginsberg},
  journal={Cancer treatment and research},
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