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Table 5 Fertility preservation decision making

From: Fertility preservation decision making amongst Australian transgender and non-binary adults

  Category N (%)
Previously undertaken Yes 28 (7.0)
fertility preservation (n = 398) No 370 (93.0)
What form of fertility preservation (n = 28) Stored gametes after beginning puberty but before starting hormones 19 (67.9)
Stored gametes after commencing hormones 8 (28.6)
Stored fertilized embryos 1 (3.6)
Given advice or counselling prior to fertility preservation (n = 28) Yes 16 (57.1)
No 12 (42.9)
Wish had undertaken fertility preservation (n = 318) Yes 27 (8.5)
No 120 (37.7)
Unsure 44 (13.8)
Was not available/offered 35 (11.0)
Still an option 92 (28.9)
Given advice or counselling about future fertility preservation options (n = 308) Yes 70 (22.7)
No (and I am fine with that) 161 (52.3)
No (and I wish I had) 49 (15.9)
Not applicable 28 (9.1)