Help! Chemotherapy and having treatment

I'm having chemo for cancer and hormone tablets and I want a baby after but will be 44 years old. What treatment will be best for me if it brings on the menopause?

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Assisted conception is possible after treatment for cancer and is normally done after a consultation with your oncologist. At the age of 44 your best chance to conceive will be through egg donation. Hope this helps.