Intrafollicular iron and ferritin in women with ovarian endometriomas.


OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether iron contained in ovarian endometriomas can diffuse through the cyst wall and negatively affect ovarian function. DESIGN Prospective case series. SETTING Infertility unit in an academic setting. POPULATION Thirty-nine infertile women with unilateral endometriomas who underwent in vitro fertilization. METHODS Iron and… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/aogs.12647


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@article{Benaglia2015IntrafollicularIA, title={Intrafollicular iron and ferritin in women with ovarian endometriomas.}, author={Laura Benaglia and Alessio Paffoni and Alice Mangiarini and Liliana Restelli and Nora Bettinardi and Edgardo Somigliana and Paolo Vercellini and Luigi Fedele}, journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica}, year={2015}, volume={94 6}, pages={646-53} }