References

1. Meirow D, Nugent D: The effects of radiotherapy and chemotherapy on female reproduction. Hum Reprod Update 7:535, 2001.

2. Agarwal A, Allamaneni SS: Disruption of spermatogene-sis by the cancer disease process. J Natl Cancer Inst 34:9-11, 2005.

3. Rueffer U, Breuer K, Josting A, et al.: Male gonadal dysfunction in patients with Hodgkin's disease prior to treatment. Ann Oncol 12:1307, 2001.

4. Viviani S, Ragni G, Santoro A, et al.: Testicular dysfunction in Hodgkin's disease before and after treatment. Eur J Cancer 27:1389, 1991.

5. Chapman R, Sutcliffe S, Malpas J: Male gonadal dysfunction in Hodgkin's disease. A prospective study. JAMA 245:1323, 1981.

6. Barr R, Clark D, Booth J: Dyspermia in men with localized Hodgkin's disease. A potentially reversible, immunemediated disorder. Med Hypotheses 40:165, 1993.

7. Marmor D, Elefant E, Dauchez C, Roux C: Semen analysis in Hodgkin's disease before the onset of treatment. Cancer 57:1986-1987, 1986.

8. Vigersky R, Andersen A, Thompson R, Loriaux D: Hypothalamic dysfunction in secondary amenorrhea associated with simple weight loss. N Engl J Med 297: 1141, 1977.

the urgency of commencing treatment, the validity of such consent may be impaired. The first stage of consent is for the collection and storage of the germinal tissue or gametes. The second stage is for use of the collected material for fertilization. In addition, it is important to consider what will happen to stored cells in the event of divorce or the patient's death. While some would advocate destruction of the tissue in the latter situation, others have suggested allowing the parents to donate the tissue for research purposes.80

10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

Learning About 10 Ways Fight Off Cancer Can Have Amazing Benefits For Your Life The Best Tips On How To Keep This Killer At Bay Discovering that you or a loved one has cancer can be utterly terrifying. All the same, once you comprehend the causes of cancer and learn how to reverse those causes, you or your loved one may have more than a fighting chance of beating out cancer.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment