Elyce H. Cardonick, MD, FACOG
- Perinatologist at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
- Associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Cooper University Hospital
Dr. Cardonick is a perinatologist at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University. She is an associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Cooper University Hospital. In addition to her practice, she maintains an international database of pregnant women with cancer, following them through diagnosis, treatment and delivery. Her practice maintains yearly follow-up on the women and their children after delivery. She serves on the advisory board of Hope for Two…The Pregnant with Cancer Network.
Infants exposed to chemotherapy during pregnancy develop normally
A recent study of the long-term outcomes, or effects, for children exposed to chemotherapy during pregnancy has shown that most have normal heart, brain and cognitive functions despite exposure to treatment.