Amirhossein Moaddab

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Tubal sterilization during the immediate postpartum period is 1 of the most common forms of contraception in the United States. This time of the procedure has the advantage of 1-time hospitalization, which results in ease and convenience for the woman. The US Collaborative Review of Sterilization Study indicates the high efficacy and effectiveness of(More)
OBJECTIVE To present a single center experience of a standardized prenatal multidisciplinary management protocol for fetal lower urinary tract obstruction (LUTO) and to propose a classification of fetal LUTO based on disease severity. METHODS This was a retrospective cohort study of 25 consecutive fetal patients with prenatal diagnosis of primary LUTO.(More)
BACKGROUND Previous studies have demonstrated that clinical features of Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are associated with a lower degree of health, self, and sex satisfaction. OBJECTIVE Our study aimed to investigate possible associations between depression and different clinicobiochemical markers of PCOS. MATERIALS AND METHODS In a cross-sectional(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate prenatal predictors of postnatal survival in fetuses with agenesis of ductus venosus (ADV). METHODS This retrospective study reviewed our experience and the literature between 1991 and 2015. Prenatal findings were evaluated and perinatal morbidity and mortality was documented. RESULTS A total of 259 cases were included in the(More)
BACKGROUND The objective of our study was to compare outcomes following laparoscopically assisted procedure (LAP group) with those seen following a standard approach used in patients with either an anterior placenta (SAP group) or posterior placenta (SPP group). METHOD This was a retrospective review of all the cases of twin-twin transfusion syndrome(More)
BACKGROUND Renal vein thrombosis (RVT) is a well-characterized condition among neonates; however, this complication is rarely diagnosed prenatally. METHODS In this report, we describe a fetus with unilateral RVT and summarize the literature regarding prenatal diagnostic criteria and postnatal prognosis. We searched the English, French and Spanish(More)
A potential role of oxidative stress has been implicated in the outcome of various steps of assisted reproductive technology (ART). In a prospective cohort study, a total of 100 patients undergoing IVF/ICSI procedure due to male factor infertility were recruited based on the inclusion criteria. In all patients, 1-2ml of endometrial secretions was aspirated(More)
Twin anemia polycythemia sequence (TAPS) is defined by significant intertwin hemoglobin discordance without the amniotic fluid discordance that characterizes twin-twin-transfusion syndrome (TTTS) in monochorionic twin pregnancies. TAPS is an uncommon condition which can either occur spontaneously, or following fetoscopic laser ablation for TTTS. This(More)
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prenatal findings and postnatal outcomes in fetuses with congenital megalourethra. METHODS This retrospective study reviewed our experience and the literature between 1989 and 2014. Prenatal findings were evaluated and compared with postnatal findings, including neonatal mortality and abnormal renal(More)
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that a standardized multidisciplinary treatment approach in patients with morbidly adherent placenta, which includes accreta, increta, and percreta, is associated with less maternal morbidity than when such an approach is not used (nonmultidisciplinary approach). STUDY DESIGN A retrospective(More)