Sharon Lie Fong, MD

La Grange Women's Clinic

5201 S. Willow Springs Rd.

Suite 490

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60558

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Cancer Survivors at Greater Risk of Birth Complications; Special Monitoring Needed

Survivors of childhood cancer run particular risks when pregnant and should be closely monitored, the 25th annual conference of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology heard today (Wednesday 1 July). Dr. Sharon Lie Fong, of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, said that, although such women may have conceived spontaneously and considered themselves to be perfectly healthy, their deliveries should always take place in a hospital.