Fertility preservation in breast cancer patients: A prospective controlled comparison of ovarian stimulation with tamoxifen and letrozole for embryo cryopreservation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Cryopreservation
  • Embryo, Mammalian
  • Fertility
  • Nitriles
  • Ovulation Induction
  • Tamoxifen
  • Triazoles

abstract

  • The combination of low-dose FSH with tamoxifen (TamFSH-IVF) or letrozole (Letrozole-IVF) results in higher embryo yield compared with Tam-IVF. Recurrence rates do not seem to be increased, but the letrozole protocol may be preferred because it results in lower peak E2 levels.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2005.05.037

PubMed ID

  • 15824416

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 4347

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 23

number

  • 19