Critical appraisal:Denschlag D, von Wolff M, Amant F, Kesic V, Reed N, Schneider A, et al 2010

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Denschlag D, von Wolff M, Amant F, Kesic V, Reed N, Schneider A, et al. Clinical recommendation on fertility preservation in borderline ovarian neoplasm: ovarian stimulation and oocyte retrieval after conservative surgery. Gynecol Obstet Invest 2010;70(3):160-5 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20558989.


Applicable clinical question

Key Facts

Study Design

systematic review — mixed method

Study aims:

To evaluate safety and fertility outcome after assisted conception in patients who were treated conservatively for a borderline ovarian tumor (BOT)

Number of Patients:

62

15 studies
Results of outcome(s):

due to the limited data, it is unclear whether assisted reproductive techniques are associated with an increased risk of recurrence

Includes an economic evaluation

no

Evidence ratings

Level of evidence

IV

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Dr Jessica Harris

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Article
Denschlag D, von Wolff M, Amant F, Kesic V, Reed N, Schneider A, et al. Clinical recommendation on fertility preservation in borderline ovarian neoplasm: ovarian stimulation and oocyte retrieval after conservative surgery. Gynecol Obstet Invest 2010;70(3):160-5 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20558989.
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Topic area
Guidelines:COSA:Cancer fertility preservation guidelines/Options for treatment
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