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Augustin Balekouzou, Ping Yin, Cavin Epi Bekolo, Christian Maucler Pamatika, Marceline Djeintote, Sylvain Wilfrid Nambei, Bertrand Ba-Mpoutou, Dieubeni Rawago Mandjiza, Chang Shu, Minghui Yin, Tingting Qing, Boniface Koffi
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer (BC) is the most common cancer in women worldwide and leading cause of cancer deaths indeveloping countries. There is very limited data on BC in the Central African Republic. The purpose of this study was to describe the epidemiological and histopathological characteristics of BC in Bangui. METHODS: This retrospective study reviewed cancer data registries and medical records from the Pathology Unit of the National Laboratory in Bangui and the General Surgery and Gyneacology service from 2003 to 2015...
April 5, 2018: BMC Cancer
J Vodička, M Dvořan, K Smékalová, L Michnová, P Hejtmánek, K Lehnertová, J Dostál, M Pešková, M Annenková, R Pilka
OBJECTIVE: Various approaches of endometrial preparation for frozen-thawed embryo transfer. DESIGN: Retrospective analysis. SETTING: Department of Obstetric and Gyneacology, Faculty of Medicine, Palacky University, University Hospital Olomouc. METHODS: Effectivity of frozen-thawed embryo transfers was carried out between January and August 2017 in the IVF unit at the University Hospital Olomouc. Results were compared among groups A, B, C with various approaches of endometrial preparation...
December 0: Ceská Gynekologie
O Míka, J Kožnarová, P Sak
OBJECTIVE: The aim of the presented study was to evaluate the accuracy of ultrasound staging of early stage endometrial cancer depending on grading, evaluation of ultrasound examination accuracy growing overtime with gained experience of examiners and comparison of subjective versus objective modalities of deep myometrial invasion assessment in the file of patients who were referred in The Oncogyneacologic Center, Department of Gyneacology and Obstetrics in České Budějovice. DESIGN: Retrospective study...
2017: Ceská Gynekologie
J Záhumenský, J Hederlingová, P Pšenková
OBJECTIVE: To bring the most actual published findings of the influence of maternal microbiome on the development of pregnancy and possibilities of its adjusting. DESIGN: Review. SETTING: 2nd Department of Gyneacology and Obstetrics of the Faculty of Medicine and the University Hospital, Bratislava. METHODS: Review of the literature. CONCLUSIONS: The appearance of microbes on various body surface areas determines the overall health status of the individual in significant manner...
2017: Ceská Gynekologie
Dhivya Balakrishnan, Gharphalia Dibyajyoti
INTRODUCTION: Hysterectomy is one of the most common gyneacological surgeries performed worldwide. The vaginal technique has been introduced and performed centuries back, but has been less successful due to lack of experience and enthusiasm among Gynaecologists, due to a misconception that the abdominal route is safer and easier. AIM: To evaluate the most efficient route of hysterectomy in women with mobile nonprolapsed uteri of 12 weeks or lesser by comparing the intra and postoperative complications of vaginal and abdominal hysterectomies...
January 2016: Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research: JCDR
L Šimková, P Vytřísalová, A Šustek, A Dörr
DESIGN: Case report. SETTING: Departement of Obstetrics and Gyneacology, Silesian Hospital in Opava. METHODS: Case interpretation. CONCLUSION: Heterotopic pregnancy after spontaneous conception is diagnosed with a rare, often difficult to ascertain, however, the increasing incidence has justified its place in the differential diagnosis of acute abdominal not only for women enrolled in the program of assisted reproduction...
October 2015: Ceská Gynekologie
Aa Popoola, Oo Abiola, Ak Arogundade, Sa Ademoroti, T Buhari, Sa Ademoroti
BACKGROUND: Endourology has revolutionized urological practices worldwide. This is not so in many urological centers in the West African sub-region. Although, some centers have made progress in the level of urological services that they offer; many of such centers provide rigid urethrocystoscopy services and only a few centers provide flexible urethrocystoscopy services. Flexible urethrocystoscopy has the advantage of being convenient as daycare procedure with no requirement for invasive forms of anaesthesia or the need for lithotomy position...
July 2013: Journal of the West African College of Surgeons
Pelin Ocal, Tayfur Cift, Berk Bulut, Eray Balcan, Ismail Cepni, Begum Aydogan, Tulay Irez
BACKGROUND: This study evaluated the characteristics and results of patients who suffer from recurrent implantation failure (RIF). MATERIALS AND METHODS: In this cross sectional study, a total of 2183 cases who were evaluated retrospectively at the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Obstetrics and Gyneacology, IVF unit between 2000-2007. According to the data gathered, we included 1822 cases in this study. We compared 185 patients with RIF to 1637 women without RIF...
July 2012: International Journal of Fertility & Sterility
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Following changes in diagnostic criteria for gestational diabetes, made by IADPSG and WHO in 2013, the Experts' Panel decided on the update of the previous Polish Gynecological Society standards of medical care in management of women with diabetes published in 2011. Current Standards contain new criteria for the diagnosis of gestational diabetes as well as guidelines for prepregnancy care, treatment, antenatal and postpartum care in women with gestational diabetes mellitus.
June 2014: Ginekologia Polska
Ashong C Ashong, Herbert E Batta
We live in a society where beauty and sensations are important. Advances in medical technologies have brought on waves of new notions of beauty where commercial interests both in the media and the health industry spurred by fashion, advertising and celebrity promotion have tended to popularise body modifications and enhancements. In recent times, through offerings on cable television channels and glossy consumer magazines, medical procedures hitherto only in the precincts of medical schools, gyneacological clinics and medical journals have now pervaded the population...
March 2013: Global Journal of Health Science
F Abriat, L Benali, S Gromb
The hymeneal examination is often considered as the key of the gyneacological examination of a young girl victim of sexual assault, mainly because the concept of penetration is important under the French criminal code. However, the amount medical literature related to this topic is poor. The hymen examination must be conducted under strict conditions, by qualified personnel and as soon as possible after the alleged assault.The only kind of anomaly that can confirm a penetration is an injury to the posterior hymen extending up its base...
February 2012: Gynécologie, Obstétrique & Fertilité
D A Geidam, D A Geidan, B M Audu, M B Bukar, Bukar
BACKGROUND: Total abdominal hysterectomy is a commonly performed gyneacological procedure. Although it is safe, it can still be associated with development of complication. The aim of this study was to determine morbidity associated with total abdominal hysterectomy in our environment. METHOD: All cases of total abdominal hysterectomy done over a five-year period (January 2003-December 2006) at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH) were reviewed. Information was obtained from the patients' case notes, gynaecology ward, and theatre records...
October 2010: Nigerian Journal of Medicine: Journal of the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria
K Svojanovská
PURPOSE: The efficiency of oral contraception containing drospirenone in treating symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) was demonstrated in a number of studies. The objective of this observation was to use the "Premenstrual Symptoms Screening Tool" (PSST) to identify women who suffer from severe premenstrual syndrome (PMS) or PMDD and evaluate the benefits of their treatment through using the oral contraceptive containing drospirenone in regime 24/4 in gyneacology practice...
October 2010: Ceská Gynekologie
Milos Tijanić, Nikola Burić, Goran Jovanović
INTRODUCTION: Ropivacaine is used in orthopedcs, gyneacology, surgery, ophtamology, whereas experience about its usage in dentistry is still limited. The aim of this research was to compare the anesthetic effect between local anesthetics ropivacaine and bupivacaine, in surgical disposals of chronical periapical lessions in maxilla. MATERIAL AND METHODS: The study included the patients that had indications for surgical removal of chronical periapical lessions at one of the frontal teeth of upper jaw...
May 2010: Medicinski Pregled
Petra Husáková, Z Ulcová-Gallová, K Bibková, Z Micanová
OBJECTIVE: The aim of our preliminary study was to compare the levels of total local sIgA and IgG with activity of detected sperm antibodies in ovulatory cervical mucus (OCM). SETTING: Department of Gyneacology and Obstetrics, Medical School and Faculty Hospital, Charles University, Plzen. METHODS: We screened samples of OCM from 12 pacients aged 26-31 (29,6 years on average) by radial immunodifusion (RID) to determine s IgA and IgG. Indirect MAR test was used for detection of spermagglutinationg antibodies...
August 2010: Ceská Gynekologie
P Maingon, V Marchesi, G Créhange
Intensity modulated radiation therapy enables to increase the dose delivered to the target volume while avoiding the irradiation of organs at risk and normal tissues. Indications of such technique are mainly proposed in the treatment of prostatic carcinoma, head and neck cancers and gyneacological pelvic malignancies. The different mandatory steps for implementing these treatments require rigorous quality assurance program in order to validate indications, definitions of target volumes and constraints to be respected for normal tissues...
July 2010: Bulletin du Cancer
J Böhm, M Zikán
OBJECTIVE: With respect to an increasing incidence of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) of the breast and thus growing importance of this disease we want to review the current data about the diagnostics and therapy of this leasion. We will also try to outline the future development of the management of this disease. DESIGN: Review article describing the current knowledge of ductal carcinoma in situ. SETTING: Department of Gyneacology and Obstetrics, MEDINOS Clinic, Sonneberg, Germany...
October 2009: Ceská Gynekologie
Fethi Messaoudi, Samia Ben Jemaa, Mohsen Yazidi, Sonia El Housseini, Mohamed Basly, Najib Sbai, Houcine Zayene, Lotfi Messaoudi, Mounir Chibani, Radhouane Rachdi, Faouzi Ghozzi, Naoufel Mrissa
INTRODUCTION: The trauma of the lower urinary tract in gynecologic and obstetrics surgery is rare. AIM: Discover the circonstances of their happening, their symptoms, and their methods of diagnostic and their treatment. METHODS: Authors report 24 cases observed over a 12 years period. RESULTS: These lesions consisted on 20 bladder lesions and 4 ureteric lesions. The frequency of these urological complications was 0.21% among the 12000 surgical operations performed between 1992 and 2003...
August 2008: La Tunisie Médicale
Je Mensah, Go Klufio, F Ahiaku, C Osafo, S Gepi-Attee
BACKGROUND: Iatrogenic bilateral ureteric injury is a rare complication of pelvic surgery, which if not recognised immediately results in significant morbidity and even mortality OBJECTIVE: To describe the presentation, aetiology and treatment of iatrogenic bilateral ureteric injuries recognised late following gynaecological surgery. METHODS: The case notes of 14 consecutive cases of bilateral ureteric injury managed between October 2000 and January 2007 were studied...
December 2008: Ghana Medical Journal
A O Adisa, U U Onakpoya, A O Oladele, O O Lawal
OBJECTIVES: This study was conducted to assess patients' knowledge of their diagnoses and proposed surgical procedures before giving consent for such procedures in the various surgical units of Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, (OAUTHC), Ile-Ife. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A structured questionnaire was administered to 80 consecutive patients who had just undergone an elective major surgery in general surgery, gyneacology, orthopaedics and surgical subspecialty units of the hospital...
September 2008: Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice
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