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In this study, comparing four different parameters in women with surgical menopause because of ovariectomy in reproductive age and in women with natural menopause, the effect of withdrawal of ovarian hormones on both groups was investigated. The patient groups in this study were constituted of 100 women in reproductive age who had undergone total abdominal(More)
The objective of the present study was to investigate the inhibitory effects of long-term deslorelin implant administration on the ovarian and uterine structures of female rats. A total of 16 non-pregnant female rats were randomly assigned to two groups, each consisting of eight animals. Animals in the implant group (DESL) received subcutaneously (s.c.) a(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the diagnosis and management modalities of cesarean scar pregnancy according to our experience. DESIGN AND SETTING Retrospective study at the Women's Health Research and Education Hospital. PATIENTS Six patients were diagnosed and treated for cesarean scar pregnancy (CSP) with dilatation and curettage, methotrexate (MTX), or(More)
OBJECTIVE To demonstrate the biomechanical changes in rat bones occurred by surgical menopause and to search for correlation between biomechanical test results and bone mineral density (BMD) measurements. METHODS Thirty female Wistar-albino rats aged ∼6 months and weighed ∼250-300 g were randomized into ovariectomy, sham and control groups. After 6(More)
PURPOSE This study was performed to determine the effects of ultrasound (US) guidance during intrauterine insemination (IUI) on pregnancy rate. MATERIALS AND METHODS This study is a prospective randomized controlled trial which was performed in Women's Health Research and Education Hospital, Infertility Unit. The study enrolled 130 couples who were(More)
OBJECTIVES The exact pathogenesis of neural tube defects (NTDs) is poorly understood. We aimed at evaluating maternal anti-oxidant capacity (ceruloplasmin level, myeloperoxidase and catalase activity) in pregnancies complicated by NTDs. MATERIAL AND METHODS Fifty-four mothers with NTD-affected pregnancies and 61 healthy mothers, matched for gestational(More)
OBJECTIVES Breast density increases the risk of breast cancer, but also in the interpretation of mammography is also important. This study examine the risk factors affecting breast density in postmenopausal women. METHODS Between January 2013 and January 2014, 215 patients admitted to The Clinics of Gynecology and Obstetrics with complaints of menopause(More)
AIMS To determine and compare the effectiveness, peri- and postoperative outcomes of mid-urethral sling (MUS) operations for urinary incontinence, using 2 different patient positions during surgery. METHODS In this study, 146 patients underwent MUS surgery in a urogynecology clinic. Of them, 72 patients underwent the intraoperative surgical procedure of(More)
Exaggerated placental site (EPS) reaction is an exuberant physiologic process in which intermediate trophoblasts infiltrate the underlying endometrium and myometrium at the implantation site. During a caesarean section, we noted a polypoid well shaped smooth lesion, about 3 cm in diameter on the anterior wall of the uterus apart from the placenta. The(More)
A 30-year-old woman with hyperthyroidism was admitted to hospital. Although increased thyroid function was found, the gland was normal in ultrasonography (USG). Additionally, thyroid iodine uptake and Tc-99m pertechnetate scintigraphy was normal. Abdomen USG detected a cystic pelvic mass in left ovary. A whole-body scan was performed 48 hours after oral(More)
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