Monday, March 28, 2016
Alessandra A. Vireque, Ph.D., Alessandra Tata, Ph.D., Oswaldo F.L.L.O.…
Monday, February 1, 2016
Today, most male adolescent cancer patients will survive their initial diagnoses. Unfortunately, most of these patients are not currently provided adequate fertility preservation counseling or care.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Sperm banking is possible in young adolescents. The discrepancy between cancer incidence and the proportion of adolescents referred for sperm banking highlights the need for a change in care policy.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Semen cryopreservation is an option to preserve fertility and should be offered to all pubertal boys diagnosed with cancer. If masturbation fails, electroejaculation can be considered as a useful option for semen cryopreservation.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
We demonstrate the ability of prefreeze semen quality to predict cryosurvival in terms of sensitivity and precision. This information allows appropriate counseling about the future possibilities of fertility for the patient.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
In clinical guidelines for fertility preservation counseling in male cancer patients, issues of cell damage, contraception, and storage need to be highlighted before and after treatment as part of survivorship.
Friday, August 30, 2013
A high proportion of dead spermatozoa in raw semen samples increases the generation of endogenous reactive oxygen species and nuclear DNA fragmentation when frozen-thawed, impairing IVF ability and embryo development.
Friday, May 31, 2013
This observational study of sperm DNA fragmentation in men with malignancy presenting for semen cryopreservation compared with men presenting for sperm donation found no difference in sperm DNA fragmentation indices.
Monday, February 4, 2013
In cryopreserved semen from men with newly diagnosed cancer, all specimens show severe decline in postthaw total motile sperm count, with most severe reductions in the myeloid leukemia group.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
The SOD content in mature sperm is a good predictor of post-thaw motility recovery of cryopreserved human spermatozoa.