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OBJECTIVE The objective of the study is to determine and compare the levels of Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) and estradiol (E2) in serum and follicular fluid (FF) on the day of oocyte pick up (OPU) with the cycle parameters and the outcome of in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment. MATERIAL AND METHODS The long stimulation protocol was used in 37 (86%)(More)
To determine the incidence, indications, risk factors and complications of peripartum hysterectomy in a tertiary teaching hospital. The medical records of 73 patients who had undergone emergency peripartum hysterectomy between 2003 and 2008 were reviewed retrospectively. Maternal characteristics and characteristics of the present pregnancy and delivery,(More)
OBJECTIVE The present study aimed to investigate the perinatal morbidity associated with multiple repeat cesarean deliveries (CD) and, thus, to achieve a body of evidence for the current practice of discouraging pregnancy after undergoing three CDs. PATIENTS AND METHODS This study prospectively reviewed a total of 500 women who consecutively underwent CD(More)
To compare different repair techniques and different suture materials for episiotomy. 160 women having vertex delivery with right-mediolateral episiotomy were randomly allocated to four groups. In the groups where continuos technique was performed, vaginal mucosa, perineal muscles and the skin were sutured continuously. In the groups of interrupted(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate our experience with adnexal torsion (AT) in 36 patients and the outcomes of the patients who were managed conservatively via laparoscopy. MATERIAL AND METHODS A prospective study was conducted on 36 patients who underwent operations for AT via laparoscopy between January 2008 and December 2009. Data including age, previous history,(More)
OBJECTIVE To document the practice of labour in water, to assess the effects of water immersion during labor and/or birth (labour stages 1, 2 and 3) on maternal, fetal and neonatal wellbeing and to compare the outcomes and safety with conventional vaginal deliveries and deliveries with epidural analgesia. MATERIAL AND METHODS Two-hundred and seven women(More)
Hydatid cyst is a parasitic infectious disease caused by Echinococcus granulosus. Although the most common site for this parasite is liver, it can be seen in almost all organs. Extrahepatic localization is reported in 14–19% of all cases of abdominal hydatid disease. We report the case of a large echinococcal cyst localized in the paravaginal area in the(More)
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