Cancer treatment: fertility and sexual side effects in women

Radiotherapy - fertility; Radiation - fertility; Chemotherapy - fertility; Sexual dysfunction - cancer treatment

Getting treatment for cancer can cause side effects. Some of these side effects can affect your sex life or fertility, which is your ability to have children. These side effects may last for a short time or be permanent. The type of side effect you have depends on your type of cancer and your treatment.

Cancers Most Likely to Have Sexual Side Effects

Types of Sexual Side Effects

How Cancer Treatment Causes These Side Effects

Talk About Side Effects

Sex During Treatment

Coping with Sexual Changes