[Body mass index, protein metabolism profiles and impact on IVF/ICSI procedure and outcome].

@article{Munz2005BodyMI,
  title={[Body mass index, protein metabolism profiles and impact on IVF/ICSI procedure and outcome].},
  author={Winfried Munz and Constanze Fischer-Hammadeh and Wolfgang Herrmann and Thomas Georg and Peter A. Rosenbaum and Werner Schmidt and Mohamad Eid Hammadeh},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Gynakologie},
  year={2005},
  volume={127 1},
  pages={37-42}
}
OBJECTIVE Higher risks of infertility have been found in overweight women. The purpose of the present study was to explore whether protein metabolism profiles related to body mass index (BMI) and to find out whether these parameters should affect IVF/ICSI outcome. PATIENTS AND METHODS 52 patients were enrolled in this study. All patients underwent an ovarian stimulation either with recombinant follicle stimulating hormone (Gonal-F) or human menopausal gonadotropin (Menogon) after pituitary… CONTINUE READING