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Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: pathophysiology and prevention
PurposeTo review and discuss the pathophysiology and prevention strategies for ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), which is a condition that may occur in up to 20% of the high risk womenExpand
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Cytoplasmic maturation of bovine oocytes: structural and biochemical modifications and acquisition of developmental competence.
Oocyte maturation is a long process during which oocytes acquire their intrinsic ability to support the subsequent stages of development in a stepwise manner, ultimately reaching activation of theExpand
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Assisted hatching of human embryos: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
BACKGROUND Assisted hatching (AH) is a manipulation of zona pellucida aiming to facilitate embryo implantation. METHODS Systematic review and meta-analysis of medical literature was used toExpand
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Randomized clinical trial of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system and a depot GnRH analogue for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain in women with endometriosis.
BACKGROUND The objective of this multicentre randomized, controlled clinical trial was to compare the efficacy of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) and a depot-GnRH-analogue inExpand
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Abnormal methylation at the KvDMR1 imprinting control region in clinically normal children conceived by assisted reproductive technologies.
Genomic imprinting alterations have been shown to be associated with assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) in animals. At present, data obtained in humans are inconclusive; however, someExpand
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Endometrial injury in women undergoing assisted reproductive techniques.
BACKGROUND Implantation of an embryo within the endometrial cavity is a critical step in assisted reproductive techniques (ART). Previous research has suggested that endometrial injury - intentionalExpand
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Endometrial injury in women undergoing assisted reproductive techniques.
BACKGROUND Implantation of an embryo within the endometrial cavity is a key step in assisted reproductive techniques (ART). It has been suggested that intentional endometrial injury, such asExpand
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Supplemented tissue culture medium 199 is a better medium for in vitro maturation of oocytes from women with polycystic ovary syndrome women than human tubal fluid.
OBJECTIVE To compare oocyte maturation, fertilization and cleavage rates, and embryonic developmental quality after culture of human immature oocytes from polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) patients inExpand
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Altered sexual and reproductive functions in epileptic men taking carbamazepine.
INTRODUCTION Epileptic men may experience hormonal changes that may alter semen quality and sexual function. Alterations in male sexual and reproductive parameters may also be due to treatment withExpand
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Fetal volume and crown-rump length from 7 to 10 weeks of gestational age in singletons and twins.
OBJECTIVE(S) We intend to verify if fetal volume and crown-rump length were different between singletons and twins in pregnancies aged from 7 to 10 weeks and to evaluate if fetal volume is moreExpand
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