Pregnancy after transplantation of cryopreserved ovarian tissue in a patient with ovarian failure after chemotherapy.

@article{Meirow2005PregnancyAT,
  title={Pregnancy after transplantation of cryopreserved ovarian tissue in a patient with ovarian failure after chemotherapy.},
  author={Dror Meirow and J. -C. Levron and Talia Eldar-Geva and Izhar Hardan and Eduard Fridman and Yaron Zalel and Eyal Schiff and Jehoshua Dor},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={353 3},
  pages={318-21}
}
to the editor: Premenopausal women who undergo high-dose chemotherapy have a very high risk of ovarian failure. 1 Cryopreservation of ovarian tissue with subsequent autotransplantation has effectively preserved fertility in an animal model, 2 but its efficacy in humans has been uncertain. Eggs that were aspirated from cryopreserved ovarian tissue transplanted in heterotopic sites did not result in a pregnancy. 3 A live birth was reported after transplantation of cryopreserved ovarian tissue in… CONTINUE READING
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