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Manhasset, New York 11030


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to preserve the fertility potential in females diagnosed with cancer by vitrifying (rapidly freezing) their oocytes (eggs) before undergoing treatment for their cancer.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Patients must be 14-42 year old females with a cancer diagnosis. - Clearance letter from treating oncologist. - Approval by program oncologist or her designee. - Informed consent has to be signed after consultation with the program physician. Minors require consent of a parent or a legal guardian and assent from the participant. - Life expectancy (predicted by their malignancy) of 5 or more years. - Cancer diagnosis should have an expected cure rate of 50% or more, based upon clinico-pathologic features. Exclusion Criteria: - Patients whose oncologist and the program oncologist concur that immediate oncologic care should be rendered, not allowing sufficient time for a course of gonadotropin therapy and egg retrieval. - FSH level >20 MIU/ml, indicating abnormal ovarian function. - Patients with stage IV cancers (*age appropriate women with stage IV advanced Hodgkin's Lymphoma will be considered, as there is a significant long term survival rate with this advanced disease). - Patients with incurable cancer diagnoses. - Patients who are unable or unwilling to sign the informed consent. - Women cannot have an embryo transfer beyond age 50.


NCT ID:

NCT01268592


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Avner Hershlag, MD
Center for Human Reproduction


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Manhasset, New York 11030
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: August 31, 2019

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