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  • Xiangyan Ruan
    Director of the Department of Endocrinology for Gynecology, Director of the Menopause Clinic, and Director of the Fertility Protection Centre, Beijing Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Capital Medical University, China


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  4. Forman EJ. Ovarian tissue cryopreservation: still experimental? Fertil Steril 2018; 109: 443-44
  5. Ruan X, Juan Du J, Korell M et al. Case report of the first successful cryopreserved ovarian tissue retransplantation in China. Climacteric 2018; 21: 613-616
  6. von Wolff M, Germeyer A, Liebenthron J et al. Practical recommendations for fertility preservation in women by the FertiPROTEKT network. Part II: fertility preservation techniques. Arch Gynecol Obstet 2018; 297 :257-67
  7. Stern CJ, Gook D, Hale LG et al. First reported clinical pregnancy following heterotopic grafting of cryopreserved ovarian tissue in a woman after a bilateral oophorectomy. Hum Reprod 2013; 28:2996-9
  8. Van der Ven H, Liebenthron J, Beckmann M et al. 95 orthotopic transplantations in 74 women of ovarian tissue after cytotoxic treatment in a fertility preservation network: tissue activity, pregnancy and delivery rates. Hum Reprod 2016; 31:2031-41
  9. Ruan X. Chinese Society of Gynecological Endocrinology affiliated to the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology Guideline for Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation and Transplantation. Gynecol Endocrinol 2018; 34: 1005-1010
  10. Li Y, Ruan X, Liebenthron et al. Ovarian tissue cryopreservation for patients with premature ovary insufficiency caused by cancer treatment: optimal protocol. Climacteric 2019 Jan 24:1-7
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