Treating breast cancer among younger women


Treating breast cancer among younger women

Icon Medical Oncologist Dr Lee Guek Eng was featured in The Straits Times March 9th 2020 answering questions on what young women should consider when diagnosed with breast cancer. Fertility preservation is among these concerns. Dr Lee says the three main forms of fertility preservation include embryo cryopreservation, oocyte (egg) cryopreservation and ovarian tissue preservation. Read more about these procedures below. If you have fertility concerns and have been diagnosed with cancer it is important to talk to your oncologist who will be able to refer you to a fertility specialist to discuss your options before starting cancer treatment.

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