Domenica 4 febbraio si celebra la Giornata mondiale contro il cancro. Questa ricorrenza, giunta alla 24esima edizione, rappresenta un evento globale di sensibilizzazione per creare consapevolezza e cultura a proposito di tumori, prevenzione e ricerca scientifica.
Life wins twice
Gemme Dormienti (Dormant Buds) the first Italian Association specialized in the fertility’s protection of cancer patients and from several years it has been active in promoting and sensitizieng public opinion on the subject of preservation.
ANALAGOUS OF GNHR
It is a medicine used during chemotherapy treatments to reduce fertility damage. Determines a state of rest that makes oocytes less attachable than drugs.
CRYO-PRESERVATION OF THE OVOCITS
It consists of the collection of oocytes, after ovarian stimulation, before the patient begins chemotherapy.
The collected oocytes are frozen and can be used if the patient, healed, will have difficulty at conception.
This method in addition to ensuring future pregnancies, allows a resumption of ovarian function. It consists of removing fragments of ovarian tissue before chemotherapy with a small surgery.
The tissue can be replanted until healing has taken place.