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The FUTuRE Fertility research study group in partnership with CanTeen Australia have recently submitted four Medicare Applications to the Department of Health in support of 7 new Oncofertility Medicare item numbers in order to provide cancer patients receiving gonadotoxic treatment with the opportunity to access fertility preservation tests, options and strategies prior to starting their cancer treatment.

We have been advised that the evidence behind our first three Medicare applications have been approved for the general public to provide comments.

The applications include:

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