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In vitro maturation and fertilization of oocytes from unstimulated normal ovaries, polycystic ovaries, and women with polycystic ovary syndrome.
OBJECTIVE To investigate differences in immature oocyte maturation, fertilization, and pregnancy rates among women with unstimulated normal ovaries, polycystic ovaries (PCOs), or PCOS. DESIGNExpand
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A Comparison of In Vitro Maturation and In Vitro Fertilization for Women With Polycystic Ovaries
OBJECTIVE To establish the relative success of treatment by unstimulated in vitro maturation (IVM) of oocytes or stimulated in vitro fertilization (IVF) in women with polycystic ovaries undergoingExpand
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The desire for multiple pregnancy in male and female infertility patients.
BACKGROUND It is apparent that many fertility patients consider multiple birth an ideal treatment outcome. We wished to evaluate the desire for multiple birth among patients, and the effect ofExpand
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A prospective study to evaluate the efficacy of two- and three-dimensional sonohysterography in women with intrauterine lesions.
OBJECTIVE To measure the accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) sonohysterography in detecting intrauterine lesions. DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING Teaching hospital. PATIENT(S) Two hundred nineExpand
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IVF outcome in women with PCOS, PCO and normal ovarian morphology.
OBJECTIVE To examine the outcome of IVF in women who have normal ovaries, ovulatory PCO or PCOS. STUDY DESIGN Analysis of a prospectively collected database in an assisted conception unit in aExpand
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Serum concentrations of dimeric inhibins, activin A, gonadotrophins and ovarian steroids during the menstrual cycle in older women.
The transition from regular ovarian cyclicity to menopause is associated with a rise in the circulating concentrations of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), despite the maintenance of serumExpand
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Endometriosis: aetiology, pathogenesis and treatment.
Endometriosis, which may be defined as the presence and proliferation of endometrial tissue outside the uterine cavity, causes pain and infertility for millions of women worldwide. Studies suggest aExpand
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Clomifene citrate or low-dose FSH for the first-line treatment of infertile women with anovulation associated with polycystic ovary syndrome: a prospective randomized multinational study.
BACKGROUND Clomifene citrate (CC) is accepted as the first-line method for ovulation induction (OI) in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) associated with infertility owing to anovulation.Expand
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ST2 and IL-33 in Pregnancy and Pre-Eclampsia
Normal pregnancy is associated with a mild systemic inflammatory response and an immune bias towards type 2 cytokine production, whereas pre-eclampsia is characterized by a more intense inflammatoryExpand
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Variance in total levels of phospholipase C zeta (PLC-ζ) in human sperm may limit the applicability of quantitative immunofluorescent analysis as a diagnostic indicator of oocyte activation
OBJECTIVE To examine whether similar levels of phospholipase C zeta (PLC-ζ) protein are present in sperm from men whose ejaculates resulted in normal oocyte activation, and to examine whether aExpand
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