Sperm banking or cryopreservation:

Sperm banking or cryopreservation is an effective method for fertility preservation. It involves the freezing and storing of sperms. Sperm banking can be offered to every male diagnosed with cancer and has reached puberty (approximately 13 years and older). Sperm can be frozen for use in the future. It is essential that information and decision for banking sperm should be soon after diagnosis and before treatment begins. This information for some can be very unexpected and can sometimes be embarrassing at first, but studies have shown that patients and parents have felt that they feel hopeful for the future.