Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation for Benign Gynecologic Disease: A Case of Ovarian Torsion and Review of the Literature.

@article{Hickman2016OvarianTC,
  title={Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation for Benign Gynecologic Disease: A Case of Ovarian Torsion and Review of the Literature.},
  author={Lisa Caronia Hickman and Mary Jean Uy-Kroh and Andres G Chiesa-Vottero and Nina N. Desai and Rebecca L Flyckt},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={446-9}
}
Ovarian tissue cryopreservation (OTC) is an emerging method for fertility preservation. Although OTC has been previously proposed for benign indications, to our knowledge this is the first report highlighting the use of OTC for the indication of ovarian torsion. A 36-year-old nulligravid woman with a history of recurrent ovarian torsion presented with an… CONTINUE READING