Fertility preservation involves freezing and storing eggs , sperm or embryos for use in a person’s future fertility treatment.
In other cases fertility preservation can involve freezing and storing ovarian or testicular tissue.
Candidate for fertility preservation
- Wish to pursue a career or an education before starting a family or any other social reason that could postpone childbearing
- Have been diagnosed with cancer or other serious medical conditions and must undergo chemotherapy and other treatments that may affect your fertility.
- You are concerned about your fertility potential as you get older