March 2015 Research Highlights

March 2015 Research Highlights

Brian Wojciechowski, MD, discusses a recent study about using Zoladex to preserve fertility.
Oct 19, 2016

In this podcast, Dr. Brian Wojciechowski discusses a study looking at whether Zoladex (chemical name: goserelin) given during chemotherapy can help preserve fertility in premenopausal women diagnosed with early-stage, hormone-receptor-negative breast cancer.

Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Wojciechowski explain:

  • when Zoladex is given

  • why women shouldn’t get pregnant while they’re being treated with chemotherapy and Zoladex

  • why a woman might have to bring this treatment up with her doctor

  • why this treatment is only recommended for women diagnosed with early-stage, hormone-receptor-negative disease

About the guest
Brian Wojciechowski headshot
Brian Wojciechowski, MD

Dr. Wojo is a medical oncologist outside of Philadelphia, PA, with Crozer Health. His research has been presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, and he is a speaker on medical ethics and the biology of cancer. Dr. Wojo sees cancer as a scientifically complex disease with psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions.

— Last updated on June 29, 2022, 2:48 PM

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