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Abraham Jovanny Olvera-Maldonado, Alfonso Martínez-Uribe, Mario Enrique Rendón-Macías, Augusto Sangines-Martínez
BACKGROUND: Leiomyomas are the most common benign tumors of the uterus, frequently associated with abnormal uterine bleeding. Medroxyprogesterone (MP) acetate it is a therapeutic alternative. OBJECTIVE: To determine the efficacy of the medroxyprogesterone for abnormal uterine bleeding associated with leiomyomatosis in perimenopause women. METHODS: An observational, prospective, longitudinal study. We selected 31 patients with uterine myomas and abnormal uterine bleeding...
January 2015: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
Sonja Pop-Trajković-Dinić, Aleksandar Ljubić, Vesna Kopitović, Vladimir Antić, Snezana Stamenović, Aleksandra Trninić Pjević
BACKGROUND/AIM: Abnormal uterine bleeding is the most common problem which brings woman to the gynecologist during the postmenopausal period. The aim of this study was to define the significance of hysteroscopy as a diagnostic procedure for the evaluation of patients with postmenopausal bleeding, as well as to define it as a surgical procedure by which the cause of bleeding can be treated in most cases in the same sitting. METHODS: The study involved 148 female patients referred to the Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics in Nis for postmenopausal bleeding in the period of 12 months...
August 2013: Vojnosanitetski Pregled. Military-medical and Pharmaceutical Review
José Arias Hernández, María Eugenia Lozano Franco, David Pablo Bulnes Mendizábal, Yrma Bocanegra Broca, Adrián Fores Escoto
OBJECTIVE: To compare endometrial biopsy by hysteroscopy vs manual endouterine aspiration in office, in patients of Climateric Clinic from Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad de la Mujer Tabasco, with postmenopausal uterine bleeding. MATERIAL AND METHODS: There were included patients that come from October 30 2007 to December 20 2008 to Climateric Clinic, with abnormal uterine bleeding and without hormonal replacement therapy. There were taken biopsy by hysteroscopy and AMEU...
November 2009: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
Eric Emilio Vázquez Camacho, Elizabeth Cabrera Carranco, Rafael Gabriel Sánchez Herrera
The detection of a pelvic mass during pregnancy is uncommon. Most of them are benigns and they usually disapear by the second trimester of gestation, or keep asintomatic until the resolution of the pregnancy. The persistence, the size and the ultrasonografic caracteristics represents a mayor concern related to the obstetrical management and the complications. We report a case of a woman at the 15 week of gestation with torsi6n of a pedunculated mioma mimicking in the ultrasonografic image an ovarian tumor.
September 2009: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
Jesús Antonio López Navarrete, Jesús Martín Herrera Otero, Germán Quiroga Feuchter, Fernando Munguía Quiroz, José Alberto Ramírez Angulo
OBJECTIVE: We compare effectiveness between HSS and HSG for detection of endometrial abnormalities among patient with infertility. DESIGN OF THE STUDY: Prospective, cross section, comparative. MATERIAL AND METHODS: 33 patients were studied. HSS and HSG were carried out. The images of both studies were compared, settled down a presumptive diagnosis of normality or abnormality. The analysis included percentage of agreement, coefficient of agreement Kappa, square Ji, reason of verisimilitude...
June 2003: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
Iu N Gusarova, E V Stepanova, E O Landesman, O V Koroleva, T P Vavilova, O V Makarov, V N Kosetskiĭ
Serum ceruloplasmih (CP) and anti-CP antibody levels were studied by the oxidase method in 18 healthy women and in 86 women with gynecological tumors. The results demonstrate that: 1) Serum CP concentrations increased in endometrial and ovarian cancer, in benign ovarian tumors and to a lesser extent in mioma of uterus. 2) Serum CP antibodies were found out in both benign tumors and cancer cases. 3) There was positive linear correlation between serum levels of CP and anti-CP-antibodies in endometrial and ovarian cancers, and in benign ovarian tumors...
July 2002: Voprosy Medit︠s︡inskoĭ Khimii
F M Guerra-Infante, S Flores-Medina, M López-Hurtado, A Zamora-Ruíz, I E Sosa González, R Villagrana Zesatti, M L Narcio Reyes, E Castelazo Morales
Tumor necrosis factor (TNF-alpha) is a cytokine which can be found in peritoneal fluid (PF) of patients with endometriosis and pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) as a response of inflammatory disorder and infections diseases. The cytotoxic effect of this cytokine could be participating in the pathology of different gynecologic problem and be accountable of the high immunological response and damage on the tubal epithelium. The objective of this study was determinate the presence of TNF-alpha in PF of endometriosis patients, fallopian tube occlusion (FTO) and PID and their correlation with different isolated bacteria...
May 1999: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
S Petaković, H V Petaković, D Madzić
INTRODUCTION: Twin pregnancy presents a condition of development of two fetuses in the uterus and can be monozygotic (single ovum) and dizygotic (two ova). In case of fertilization and segmentation of one ovum monozygotic twins are produced, while in case of fertilization of two ova, which can originate from one or two Graff follicles, dizygotic twins are developed. The ratio of twin and single pregnancies is 1:89 (according to Hellin's law) (1). The incidence of twin and other multiple pregnancies is influenced by: race of parents, age and parity of mother, use of clomid and gonadotrophin to stimulate ovulation, discontinued use of contraceptive pills and certain seasons (exposure to sunlight) (1)...
May 1998: Medicinski Pregled
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