Barriers in communication and available resources to facilitate conversation about infertility with girls diagnosed with Turner syndrome.

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Summary of "Barriers in communication and available resources to facilitate conversation about infertility with girls diagnosed with Turner syndrome."

Delayed discussion about infertility with individuals affected by Turner syndrome (TS) has been found to result in psychological and social harm. The aim of this study was to identify barriers experienced when discussing infertility and determine resource types that may facilitate this conversation.


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Name: Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM
ISSN: 2191-0251


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