Kulvinder Kochar Kaur1*, Gautam Allahbadia1 and Mandeep Singh2
1Dr Kulvinder Kaur Centre for Human Reproduction, Punjab, India 2Ex-Rotunda-A Centre for Human Reproduction, Mumbai, India 3Department of Neurology, Swami Satyanand Hospital, Punjab, IndiaFulltext PDF
Earlier we had highlighted with regards to what can be the future options for fertility preservation with regards to the patients in whom a diagnosis cancer has been made at a young age, besides stand to lose fertility subsequently to the initiation of chemotherapy or secondary to surgery in case of a primary malignancy of testis or adjacent organs. Here we have tried to emphasize besides the other iatrogenic etiologies of male infertility like chemotherapy, radiation therapy, in addition to other medications on the part of the usually carried out surgeries for urologic, besides nonurologic cancer surgeries which possess, a great capacity of resulting in iatrogenic infertility. They are inclusive of Radical prostatectomy, radical cystectomy, Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection (RPLND), pelvic colon rectal surgery, along with anterior lumbar spine surgery. Apart from that we summarize the anatomical in addition to surgical approaches which aid in reduction of the chances of generation of infertility. With the escalation of life span in addition to enhancement in fertility preservation, it becomes of significance that appropriate counseling of the patients with regards to infertility is done besides offering options.
Cancer treatment; Cancer surgery; Retrograde ejaculation; Anejaculation; Obstructive azoospermia; Fertility preservation; Semen cryopreservation
Kaur KK, Allahbadia G, Singh M. Methods of Preservation of Sexual Function Besides Prevention of Male Infertility Subsequent to Radical Surgery for Cancer - A Mini Review. Ann Surg Case Rep. 2021; 4(3): 1054..