Comparative assessment of five serum antimullerian hormone assays for the diagnosis of polycystic ovarian syndrome

Friday, April 1, 2016
The performance of the different commercial antimullerian hormone assays for polycystic ovary syndrome diagnosis is comparable, but different threshold values should be used for automatic and manual assays.

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Diminished ovarian reserve in the United States assisted reproductive technology population Diagnostic trends among 181536 cycles from the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology Clinic Outcomes Reporting System

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Diminished ovarian reserve (DOR) assignment increased 7% among all Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology Clinic Outcomes Reporting System cycles from 2004 to 2011, despite minimal increase in patient age at cycle start. The ability of DOR assignment to predict poor ovarian response worsened.

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Circulating microRNAs as potential biomarkers for endometriosis

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Several miRNAs are differentially expressed in sera of patients with endometriosis compared with controls; a combination of circulating miRNAs during the proliferative phase yielded high diagnostic performance in discriminating endometriosis.

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Ultrasound definition of polycystic ovarian morphology good news and bad news

Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Reflections on "Follicle number, not assessments of the ovarian stroma, represents the best ultrasonographic marker of polycystic ovary syndrome" by Christ et al.

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Diagnostic accuracy of sperm chromatin dispersion test to evaluate sperm deoxyribonucleic acid damage in men with unexplained infertility

Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Sperm chromatin dispersion (SCD) and TUNEL are poorly correlated for estimating DNA damage in men with unexplained infertility. SCD discriminates normal and abnormal sperm DNA damage with up to 69% accuracy when compared with TUNEL.

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Biomarkers of endometriosis

Monday, March 18, 2013
Prospective standardized biobank-based validation studies are needed for noninvasive diagnosis of endometriosis in symptomatic patients with pain and/or subfertility based on promising protein/peptide/micro-RNA (miRNA) biomarkers in peripheral blood and endometrium.

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Ectopic pregnancy How the diagnostic and therapeutic management has changed

Thursday, November 1, 2012
The diagnosis and treatment of ectopic pregnancy has changed drastically over the last century. A comprehensive overview of the historical developments leading to current clinical practice was attempted.

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The pathophysiology of uterine adenomyosis: An update

Saturday, September 15, 2012
The article outlines current understanding of the etiology of adenomyosis and the role of the myometrium, and outlines how MRI and transvaginal ultrasound have enhanced our understanding of the disease.

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Can we finally move away from the surgical diagnosis of endometriosis?

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Author:
Vasiliki A. Moragianni, M.D.…

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