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OVARIAN CRYOPRESERVATION AND TRANSPLANTATION: An Emerging Tool for Fertility Preservation By Kutluk Oktay, M.D.
In the US alone, hundreds of thousands of women and children are subjected to medical treatment (including treatment for cancer). These treatments can result in infertility and premature ovarian failure. What can be done to help perserve fertility? Dr. Kutluk Oktay, gives an overview.

Ovarian Cryopreservation by Michael Opsahl, MD
There are a number of medical treatments (including chemotherapy) and other cancer treatments that can destroy the ability to procreate. Read about ovarian cryopreservation - a hope for the future