New study finds young male cancer patients twice as likely to be counseled on preserving fertility
July 27, 2015
| By Sabin Russell / Fred Hutch News Service
A new nationwide study by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Seattle Children’s reveals that young male cancer patients were twice as likely as young women to be counseled on ways to preserve their fertility, such as freezing sperm or eggs.
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