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Researchers stop biological clock during chemo

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/la_woman/article/researchers_stop_biological_clock_during_chemo_20080516

Girls as young as 14 who are exposed to chemotherapy for treating breast cancer, Hodgkin's disease, and other non-malignant diseases such as lupus, put their reproductive system at risk. The chemotherapy can trigger premature menopause and leave women infertile.

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