New Book Presentation

On September 16-17, 2023, the international scientific medical conference “Infertility 35+” was held in Georgia for the fourth time under the auspices of the Georgian Association of Urologists, Obstetricians and Gynecologists and Reproductive Medicine and the organization of the Georgian-German Reproductive Medicine Center GGRC. The main topic of this year’s conference was oncofertility. The doctors of the world’s leading clinics in the field of reproductive medicine presented their researches and cases. Within the framework of the event, the presentation of the new manual “Maintaining fertility in oncological patients” was held. The authors of the book: Maka Osepaishvili, Nino Museridze, Olga Lavrinovich introduced the history of the textbook creation and its importance to the listeners. The guide was created based on the study of the available scientific evidence, in order to combine the necessary knowledge for consultations regarding the preservation of fertility in cancer patients in one work. The auxiliary manual is intended for oncologists, obstetricians and gynecologists, reproductive specialists working with oncological patients, as well as for students of higher education (residency, doctorate, specialty) and additional professional education (qualification improvement and professional training).

About 160,000 new cases of cancer are diagnosed worldwide each month, and
15-20% of cases occur in people under 40 years of age. As the survival rate increases,
For most of them, it is extremely important to have biological children in the future
opportunity Fertility preservation in adults and children is an increasingly critical topic
occurs in oncology and requires the cooperation of oncologists and reproductive specialists in research,
Treatment and procedures in the part that cure after the reproductive skills
It will be aimed at increasing retention prospects. Fertility with young patients and
Discussion of issues related to pregnancy should be mandatory, for the benefit of the disease
Prognosis, the possibility of creating a family in the future and with as few side effects as possible
Taking life extension into account, we decided to prepare and publish this manual for the medical audience of Georgia. The book was given as a gift to all conference attendees – Nino Museridze, author of the book, clinical director of the Georgian-German Reproductive Center.

The guide discusses all stages, from the planning of the patient’s consultation after the onco diagnosis to the birth of a new life:

Maintaining female fertility

Maintaining male fertility

Influence of gonadotoxic factors

Organ-preserving surgical treatment

Assisted reproductive technologies in cancer patients
Use to maintain fertility

Pregnancy planning of cancer patients in remission

Effect of combined treatment on testicular fertility
in patients with germinogenic tumors

The effect of combined treatment on the fertility of the present gland
in men with cancer

Cryopreservation of biological materials

Control questions and test tasks

book editors:
Archil Khomasuridze – Doctor of Medicine, Professor,
Nikolai Kornilov – Doctor of Medicine
Andrey Karitsky – Doctor of Medical Sciences

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