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Patients with Kartagener's syndrome (KS) are invariably infertile with totally immotile spermatozoa. Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is considered to be the treatment of choice for patients with immotile spermatozoa. We report the second KS case in the literature from whom immotile spermatozoa from the ejaculate failed to fertilize mature oocytes(More)
Perihepatitis or Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is a complication of pelvic inflammatory disease that usually leaves characteristic violin string adhesions on the anterior liver surface. These adhesions are common incidental findings on subsequent laparoscopy or laparotomy and are considered benign. We present a case of partial mechanical small bowel obstruction(More)
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to compare delivery mode and neonatal outcome in breech pregnancies diagnosed antepartum (Dx group) with those diagnosed on admission for delivery or intrapartum (No-Dx group). METHODS During an 11-year period, breech pregnancies >/=34 weeks' gestation with a live nonanomalous fetus were reviewed. The Dx group was(More)
Uterine rupture is a serious and often tragic complication that is life threatening to both mother and child. It occurs at a frequency of around 1% in patients with a previously scarred uterus. Rupture of an unscarred uterus is an unexpected and devastating complication of pregnancy. With the increased use of misoprostol as a labor-inducing agent, cases of(More)
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