The Epidemiology of Fertility Preservation.- Ethical Discussions in Approaching Fertility Preservation.- Spermatogenesis and Testicular Function.- Impact of Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy on the Testis.- Impact of Paternal Exposure to Gonadotoxins on Embryo and Offspring and the Male Evaluation.- Update on Sperm Banking.- Preservation of Sperm Isolates or Testicular Biopsy Samples.- Germ Cell Transplantation and Neospermatogenesis.- Testicular Tissue Transplantation for Fertility Preservation.- Stem Cells and Fertility Preservation in Males.- Approach to Fertility Preservation in Adult and Pre-pubertal Males.
Provides up-to-date strategies for fertility preservation in men who require gonadotoxic treatment
Covers epidemiologic, ethical, medico-legal, psychologic, and a social aspects of fertility preservation
Combines concise scientific background with practical methodological information and easy-to-grasp algorithms
Easy to read chapters, using a uniform structure that includes a brief abstract, keyword, glossary, step by step protocol of laboratory procedures, key issues in commentary and a list of references