Fertility Preservation

Last updated March 17, 2022

Key Points

Key Points

The goal of this 2018 pocket guide update is to provide current guidance regarding fertility preservation options for people with cancer anticipating treatment.

Treatment

...ndation 1.1People with cancer are i...


...ion 1.2Health care providers should refer patien...


...n 1.3To preserve the full range of options, fe...


...Adult M...

...mmendation 2.1Sperm cryopreservation: S...

...ecommendation 2.2Hormonal gonadoprotection:...

....3Other methods to preserve male f...

...ation 2.4Post-chemotherapy: Men should be advise...


...Adult...

...tion 3.1Embryo cryopreservation: Embryo c...

...mendation 3.2Cryopreservation of unfertili...

...ommendation 3.3Ovarian transposition: Ovarian tra...

...mmendation 3.4Conservative gynecologic surgery...

...ecommendation 3.5 [Updated]Ovarian supp...

...ndation 3.6 [Updated]Ovarian tissue cryopreser...


...Role of Health Care Prov...

...endation 4.1All oncologic health care pro...

...commendation 4.2Encourage patients to...

...on 4.3Refer patients who express an interest...

Recommendation 4.4Refer patients to p...


...Special Co...

...ecommendation 5.1Suggest established me...