Chlamydia trachomatis immunoglobulin G3 seropositivity is a predictor of reproductive outcomes in infertile women with patent fallopian tubes
Monday, November 30, 2015Even in the presence of tubal patency, Chlamydia trachomatis immunoglobulin G3 seropositivity is associated with a lower likelihood of pregnancy and an increased risk of ectopic pregnancy.
Comparison of reproductive outcome in oligozoospermic men with high sperm DNA fragmentation undergoing intracytoplasmic sperm injection with ejaculated and testicular sperm
Monday, November 30, 2015The sperm DNA fragmentation index is w5-fold lower in testicular compared with in ejaculated sperm. The use of testicular sperm was associated with improved intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcomes in men with oligozoospermia and persistent high sperm DNA fragmentation.
Monday, November 30, 2015Use of testicular sperm for intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is associated with a 50% pregnancy and live-birth rate for couples with 1 previous IVF–ICSI cycle failure with ejaculated sperm.
Thursday, October 29, 2015Principles and strategies for the evaluation and treatment of couples with infertility associated with obesity are discussed.
Comprehensive carrier genetic test using next generation deoxyribonucleic acid sequencing in infertile couples wishing to conceive through assisted reproductive technology
Thursday, October 29, 2015The comprehensive carrier genetic screening test developed here offers a powerful tool to detect alleles for hundreds of Mendelian diseases in patients.
Urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations in relation to history of infertility and use of assisted reproductive technology
Thursday, October 29, 2015Among women with a history of infertility and planned pregnancies, concentrations of diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) metabolites and their molar sum (PDEHP) were significantly lower in women who conceived after assisted reproductive technology (ART) compared with those who conceived without ART.
Thursday, October 29, 2015Treatment for aspermia, or a dry ejaculate, must be tailored to the individual patient and include consideration of ease of administration, degree of invasiveness, and anticipated success.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Bradley S. Hurst, M.D.…
Tuesday, September 29, 2015Ovulation-stimulating drugs were unrelated to lung or colorectal cancer risks, but possibly related to slight risk increases for melanomas and thyroid cancers, supporting the need for further evaluation of these cancers.
Uterus transplantation trial Psychological evaluation of recipients and partners during the post transplantation year
Tuesday, September 29, 2015Nine women with uterine factor infertility and their partners underwent psychological evaluations, by questionnaires, before and after uterus transplantation. The participants were psychologically stable throughout the 1-year observation time.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015Men’s poultry intake was positively related to fertilization rate in in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intracytoplasmic sperm injection cycles, while processed meat intake was inversely related to fertilization rate in IVF cycles only.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015An altered apoptotic pathway in impaired spermatogenic cases leads to infertility in males.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015This guideline document reviews the definition and treatment recommendation for subclinical hypothyroidism in the infertile female population.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015Adenomyosis highly expresses myostatin, follistatin and activin A, as well as activin receptors (ActRIIa and ActRIIb).
Spermatozoa from patients with seminal alterations exhibit a differential micro ribonucleic acid profile
Tuesday, September 1, 2015Spermatozoa from infertile patients with asthenozoospermia, teratozoospermia, or oligozoospermia exhibit a differential miRNA profile associated with biological processes related to their particular seminal alterations.
Thursday, July 30, 2015No increase occurred in hypertension risk over the long term among infertile women or those who underwent fertility treatment.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Infertility patients need emotional counseling for many purposes, all of which are beneficial to the health care team as well.…