Survival into adulthood is now a reality for many children and adolescents facing cancer. Fertility preservation (i.e., sperm banking, ovarian tissue cryopreservation, testicular tissue preservation) for pubertal and pre-pubertal oncology patients is a rapidly advancing field. Our objective was to review and summarize the available data regarding the knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs of adolescents and young adults with a history of childhood cancer, parents, and pediatric oncology providers about fertility preservation after a childhood cancer diagnosis.

Authors: J.F. Taylor, M. Ott

Journal of Adolescent Health

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