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    Factors affecting sperm banking for adolescent cancer patients
    • Gulam Bahadur, Consultant Clinical Scientist
    • Other Contributors:
      • Helen Spoudeas, Melanie C Davies, David Ralph

    Dear Editor,

    The recent publication on sperm banking in adolescent cancer patients raises important awareness of difficult and sensitive issues1. Our experience of 238 adolescent cancer patients also showed that the ability to bank sperm was age related with a mean age of 16.7 years in the 86% who banked sperm compared to 15.5 years in the 14% who were unsuccessful in banking 2. However, it was found that one f...

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