- Fertility and Women With Cancer
- Talking to your cancer care team about fertility before your treatment
- How cancer treatments can affect fertility in women
- Preserving fertility in women with cancer
- Preserving fertility in girls and teens with cancer
- Frequently asked questions
- Other fertility-related issues to think about
- To learn more
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Last Medical Review: 11/06/2013
Last Revised: 11/06/2013