There are two fertility preservations options available to male patients planning to undergo medical treatments that may be damaging to the testicles.

For most male patients who have undergone puberty, cryopreservation of sperm is a relatively easy and timely procedure.

Currently, the only available option for pre-pubertal males is testicular tissue freezing under an experimental protocol.

Below is a summary of options provided by the Comprehensive Fertility Care & Preservation Program. You should discuss your particular situation with your doctor to determine what the best option for you is as well as the full range of risks and benefits.