Skin test reactivity to female sex hormones in women with primary unexplained recurrent pregnancy loss.

@article{Ellaithy2013SkinTR,
  title={Skin test reactivity to female sex hormones in women with primary unexplained recurrent pregnancy loss.},
  author={Mohamed I Ellaithy and Hesham M Fathi and Mohamed Nazmy Farres and Marwa S Taha},
  journal={Journal of reproductive immunology},
  year={2013},
  volume={99 1-2},
  pages={17-23}
}
The objective was to examine the hypothesis that primary unexplained recurrent pregnancy loss might be associated with an inappropriate immunologically mediated response to progesterone and/or estrogen. This prospective study included 47 women with two or more documented consecutive early pregnancy losses of unknown etiology, and no previous history of deliveries. Intradermal skin testing was performed in the luteal phase of the cycle (days 16-20) using estradiol benzoate, progesterone, and a… CONTINUE READING