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Table 3 The choices regarding fertility preservation of female cancer patients enrolled in the Italian study

From: Cancer and fertility preservation: international recommendations from an expert meeting

Type of cancer
n (%)
Eligible for cryopreservation strategies
n (%)
Declined cryopreservation strategies
n (%)
Accepted oocyte cryopreservation
n (%)
Accepted ovarian tissue cryopreservation
n (%)
Breast
281 (57.2)
186 (66.2) 76 (40.9) 103 (55.4) 7 (3.8)
Hematologic disease
123 (25.1)
98 (79.7) 27 (27.6) 50 (51.0) 21 (21.4)
Others
87 (17.7)
75 (86.2) 17 (22.7) 38 (50.7) 20 (26.7)
Total
491 (100)
359 (73.1) 120 (33.4) 191 (53.2) 48 (13.4)