Items Tagged ‘fertility’

April 11th, 2016

Fertility Rates Encouraging for Childhood Cancer Survivors

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Fertility rates, including pregnancy and livebirth rates, for both male and female childhood cancer survivors were recently analyzed in a large study, indicating promising data in this emotionally charged issue among young cancer survivors. The results were recently published in The Lancet Oncology. The risk of infertility among cancer survivors who are still young enough to […]

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Tags: All Cancer Types, childhood cancer survivors, fertility, live birth rates, News, pregnancy, Types of Cancer


June 30th, 2014

Zoladex Shows Fertility Advantages in Treatment of Early Breast Cancer

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At the 2014 American Society of Clinical Oncology® meeting in Chicago, researchers reported that women with early stage hormone receptor-negative (HR-negative) breast cancer who were treated with Zoladex® (goserelin) had a reduced rate of ovarian failure at 2 years. In addition, the Zoladex group had higher rates of patients becoming pregnant, patients giving birth, and […]

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Tags: Breast Cancer, Carcinoma In Situ Breast cancer, fertility, News, Stage I Node Negative Breast Cancer, Stages II-III Breast Cancer, zoladex