Ovarian dysfunction or failure is common in premenopausal women receiving chemotherapy. Danger can be projected by the patient age and drug dosage. About 30% of women below age 35, 50% of women aged 3540, and 7590% of women in their 40s may experience permanent cessation of menstrual function after chemotherapy, leading to premature menopause.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on July, 2014