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Will chemotherapy make me infertile or cause me problems fathering a child?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jessica Scotchie
Obstetrics & Gynecology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Chemotherapy can be even more damaging when patients are at the later part of their reproductive years.
Ask your oncologist for a referral to a fertility specialist who can offer treatments such as egg and/or embryo preservation before you begin chemotherapy.

In brief: Yes
Chemotherapy can be even more damaging when patients are at the later part of their reproductive years.
Ask your oncologist for a referral to a fertility specialist who can offer treatments such as egg and/or embryo preservation before you begin chemotherapy.
Dr. Jessica Scotchie
Dr. Jessica Scotchie
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Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: It could
Many chemotherapy agents affect rapidly dividing cells, including sperm production cells.
Seek the advice of a fertility expert (reproductive endocrinologist) if you are facing chemotherapy. Good options for fertility preservation are available.

In brief: It could
Many chemotherapy agents affect rapidly dividing cells, including sperm production cells.
Seek the advice of a fertility expert (reproductive endocrinologist) if you are facing chemotherapy. Good options for fertility preservation are available.
Dr. Philip Chenette
Dr. Philip Chenette
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