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OBJECTIVE To determine the localization and concentrations of estrogen receptor alpha and progesterone receptors A and B in the lower uterine segment during term parturition. METHODS Biopsies were taken from 70 patients during nonelective cesarean delivery. The patients were at different stages of cervical dilatation (<2 cm, 2-3.9 cm, 4-6 cm, >6 cm) and(More)
Infertility can arise as a consequence of treatment of oncological conditions. As cancer survival rates continue to improve, many women will face infertility after successful treatment of their malignant diseases. This review summarizes the current state of different fertility preservation options in these patients. This review will discuss the premature(More)
BACKGROUND A number of patients who have undergone assisted reproductive technology (ART) have only one ovary. PURPOSE This article reviews the clinical implications of the absence of an ovary on the reproductive potential and the outcome in ART cycle. DATA SOURCES MEDLINE, Pubmed, the Cochrane Controlled Trials Register, and Cochrane Database of(More)
STUDY QUESTION Is serum fetuin-B associated with the fertilization rate in in vitro fertilization (IVF)? SUMMARY ANSWER Serum fetuin-B increased during IVF cycles when oocytes could be fertilized while remained unchanged in fertilization failure. WHAT IS KNOWN ALREADY Fetuin-B deficiency in mice causes premature zona pellucida hardening mediated by the(More)
INTRODUCTION Recent research found gender-related differences in resting-state functional connectivity (rs-FC) measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). To the best of our knowledge, there are no studies examining the differences in rs-FC between men, women, and individuals who report a discrepancy between their anatomical sex and their(More)
Gender dysphoria (also known as "transsexualism") is characterized as a discrepancy between anatomical sex and gender identity. Research points towards neurobiological influences. Due to the sexually dimorphic characteristics of the human voice, voice gender perception provides a biologically relevant function, e.g. in the context of mating selection. There(More)
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