Due to improved survival rates of adolescent cancers, increasing attention is paid to addressing patients' future quality of life after treatment. A salient quality of life issue for adolescent survivors is reproductive capacity. Discussing oncofertility, that is, cancer treatment's possible effects on fertility and fertility preservation (FP) options, is a means to address this concern by informing patients and parents regarding options available to them to prevent future struggles with infertility. This systematic literature review aggregates and summarizes the attitudes, beliefs, and patterns of behavior of all stakeholders (i.e., patients, parents, and healthcare providers) in oncofertility discussions when the patient is an adolescent (12–17 years old).

AuthorsDorit Barlevy, Tenzin Wangmo, Bernice S. Elger, and Vardit Ravitsky

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