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Piotr Robert Szkodziak, Piotr Czuczwar, Wojciech Wrona, Tomasz Paszkowski, Filip Szkodziak, Sławomir Woźniak
OBJECTIVES: Controlled ovarian hyperstimulation is an important step in infertility treatment. In some cases, however, ovar-ian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) can occur. In its severe forms, ascites is likely to develop, associated with dyspnea. The aim of this study was to explore the usefulness of Ascites Index (AsI), a new tool for quantitative determination of ascites in patients with OHSS, to obtain data for planning further trials. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Twelve patients with OHSS and ascites were included in the study...
2018: Ginekologia Polska
N Nunes, G Ambler, X Foo, J Naftalin, M Widschwendter, D Jurkovic
OBJECTIVES: To present data on prospective evaluation of the International Ovarian Tumor Analysis (IOTA) 'simple-rules' tool for the diagnosis of ovarian cancer and to perform a meta-analysis of studies that utilized the same diagnostic method. METHODS: In the present study a level-II ultrasound operator systematically assessed the tumors of women with an ultrasound diagnosis of adnexal tumor(s) according to the IOTA simple-rules protocol to determine the risk of the tumor being malignant...
November 2014: Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Angela Sacchinelli, Roberta Venturella, Daniela Lico, Annalisa Di Cello, Antonella Lucia, Erika Rania, Roberto Cirillo, Fulvio Zullo
Objective. Substances such as inositol and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) have been recently shown to be effective in treatment of PCOS patients. The aim of this prospective trial is to evaluate the efficacy of NAC + Inositol + folic acid on ovulation rate and menstrual regularity in PCOS patients with and without insulin resistance. Methods. Among the 91 PCOS patients treated with NAC + Inositol + folic, insulin resistance was present in 44 subjects (A) and absent in 47 (B). The primary endpoint was the ovulation rate/year, determined by menstrual diary, serum progesterone performed between 21° and 24° days, ultrasound findings of growth follicular or luteal cysts, and luteal ratio...
2014: Obstetrics and Gynecology International
Tito Silvio Patrelli, Laura Franchi, Salvatore Gizzo, Maria Antonietta Salvati, Roberto Berretta, Giovanni Piantelli, Alberto Bacchi Modena
OBJECTIVE: To assess the epidemiological features and the trend of care of patients diagnosed with pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and to assess most predictive parameters of severe disease, for which surgical management is warranted, in particular when surgery is certain to cause permanent infertility. STUDY DESIGN: The study population was divided into 3 groups: medical therapy only, conservative surgery, and destructive surgery (surgical procedures that impaired fertility)...
September 2013: Journal of Reproductive Medicine
E J Peinado Cabrera, G Bernat Condomina, S Serrano Corredor, M P Navarro Téllez, M Moragón Gordon
We report the case of a 28-year-old woman attending for hirsutism and diabetes mellitus. Diabetes was a casual finding 2 years before consulting and was treated with diet and antidiabetic drugs. Acromegalic appearance, facial acne, penty, curled and rude hair, hypertrichosis, ade I diffuse goitre, prominent abdomen with umbilical hernia, severe hepatomegaly, prominent muscles and veins with normal genitalia appeared in the physical examination. No other abnormalities were found. Hypophysis, thyroid, suprarenal and ovaric hormonal functional studies were normal...
March 1997: Anales de Medicina Interna: Organo Oficial de la Sociedad Española de Medicina Interna
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