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Five hypogonadotropic azoospermic men received pulsatile, intravenous gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) treatment over prolonged period. In three patients, the spouses were successful in achieving five pregnancies, three of which generated five healthy newborns, one ended in a first-trimester abortion, and one is ongoing. In one patient, anti-GnRH(More)
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) has only recently become a helpful tool in the medication of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (HH). Two azoospermic patients with HH who had previously been treated with hCG/hMG because of delayed puberty and each of whom had fathered a child after previous gonadotropin therapy were referred due to secondary failure of(More)
A 29-year-old healthy woman at 10 weeks gestation was suspected for monoamniotic twin pregnancy, thus referred for evaluation and treatment. Ultrasound examination confirmed intrauterine monoamniotic twin gestation with central insertion of both umbilical cords by brief conjoined part (9 mm) - comprising a forked umbilical cord. Early diagnosis, planned(More)
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