How can women with breast cancer conceive?
Women who undergo cancer treatment in the form of chemotherapy or radiation have various questions in their minds
Chennai: Currently, breast cancer cases are surging in the country and unfortunately, it is now even being seen in younger women in the age group of 30-40 years.
These women who undergo cancer treatment in the form of chemotherapy or radiation therapy have various questions in their minds regarding their fertility.
Women detected with breast cancer can speak to a fertility consultant and get the detailed information regarding the suitable ART procedure for them. One can try egg freezing or in vitro fertilization to conceive and become a mother. One should not get disheartened as a lot of women are able to conceive after bouncing back from breast cancer.
Yesterday, many couples are opting for IVF and egg freezing and have conceived successfully without any complications. Now, egg freezing is a boon for women diagnosed with any health problems that make it difficult to conceive or even who have career aspirations.
So, after completing the breast cancer treatment, women should immediately consult a fertility specialist. Better still consult one before starting any kind of treatment to know about the best options available for them.