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Can chemotherapy affect female reproductive organs negatively?

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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology
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In brief: Chemo and ovaries

Yes, some chemotherapies can cause failure of the ovaries at an early age.

In brief: Chemo and ovaries

Yes, some chemotherapies can cause failure of the ovaries at an early age.
Dr. John Geisler
Dr. John Geisler
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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: YES

Many chemothreapy regimens can cause infertilty in both men and women.
Obviously, the type of medicine and the dosage will determine infertiliy risks. Some patients with cancer will donate eggs or sperm before beginning chemo. You should discuss opion with your physicians.

In brief: YES

Many chemothreapy regimens can cause infertilty in both men and women.
Obviously, the type of medicine and the dosage will determine infertiliy risks. Some patients with cancer will donate eggs or sperm before beginning chemo. You should discuss opion with your physicians.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
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