Laparoscopic myomectomy and pregnancy outcome in infertile patients.

@article{Ribeiro1999LaparoscopicMA,
  title={Laparoscopic myomectomy and pregnancy outcome in infertile patients.},
  author={S C Ribeiro and Harry Reich and Jodine Rosenberg and Elena Guglielminetti and Andrea Vidali},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1999},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={571-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess outcomes and pregnancy-related complications after laparoscopic myomectomy in infertile patients. DESIGN Retrospective analysis. SETTING Tertiary care advanced laparoscopic center. PATIENT(S) Twenty-eight infertile patients with at least one uterine leiomyoma of >5 cm in diameter. INTERVENTION(S) Laparoscopic myomectomy. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S) Occurrence of pregnancy, delivery rate, and pregnancy-related complications. RESULT(S) The average size of the myomas… CONTINUE READING