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I had Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia possible for me?

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Hello! I had Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia when I was 3 years old, and relapsed again when I was 11 years old. I underwent a cord blood transplant at that time, but have been cancer free for 15 years now. (I'm currently 27 years old.) I never received any radiation during my cancer treatment, only chemotherapy. One of my physicians started me on birth control pills at the age of 13 to regulate my cycle (or so I was told), and I do have a fairly light period each month. I'm wondering if it would even be possible for me to get pregnant. Any idea what my odds might be? What kind of testing would be required?

I appreciate any info or advice!


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replied April 14th, 2011
Fertility Answer A21929
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you are having regular periods, chances of having normal fertility can be expected. You can consider discussing your pregnancy plans with a gynecologist. Get off the birth contralto see if you are having normal regular periods and ovulation or not. Go ahead with getting hormonal check and ultrasound scan done to confirm that there are no underlying abnormalities. Treatment if needed would be started for you to help you get pregnant when you are ready for pregnancy.
Take care.



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