Decreased fertility among female childhood cancer survivors who received 22-27 Gy hypothalamic/pituitary irradiation: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Fertility and sterility, Volume 95, Issue 6, p.1922-7, 1927.e1 (2011)

Keywords:

2011, Age of Onset, Child, Clinical Research Division, Cohort Studies, Female, Humans, Hypothalamus, Infertility, Female, Neoplasms, Pituitary Gland, PREGNANCY, Public Health Sciences Division, Radiation Injuries, Radiotherapy Dosage, Retrospective Studies, Survivors

Abstract:

To evaluate the effect of hypothalamic/pituitary radiation (HPT RT) dose on the occurrence of first pregnancy.