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Plasma interleukin-18 levels are increased in the polycystic ovary syndrome: Relationship of carotid intima-media wall thickness and cardiovascular risk factors
Objective: To determine serum interleukin (IL)-18 levels and to find out whether IL-18 is associated with carotidintima-media wall thickness (IMT) and various cardiovascular risk factors in women with polycystic ovary ...
Follicular-fluid anti-mullerian hormone concentrations are predictive of assisted reproduction outcome in PCOS patients
Serum anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) concentrations constitute a sensitive marker for ovarian ageing. In addition, concentrations of AMH in the follicular fluid constitute a useful marker of embryo implantation in assisted ...
An increase in systolic blood pressure and abnormal circadian blood pressure regulation in lean women with polycystic ovary syndrome
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Homocysteine concentrations in follicular fluid are associated with poor oocyte and embryo qualities in polycystic ovary syndrome patients undergoing assisted reproduction
background: A poor quality of oocytes and embryos and a low fertilization rate have been found in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) patients. An inverse association between follicular fluid homocysteine (Hcy) levels and ...
Obesity and insulin resistance associated with lower plasma vitamin B-12 in PCOS
(Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2009)
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) shares some or most components of metabolic cardiovascular syndrome, manifested by abdominal obesity, insulin resistance, dyslipidaemia and at hero sclerosis. It has been previously ...
Testosterone and andropause: the effect of testosterone therapy
(Ortadogu Ad Pres & Publ Co, 2008)
There is a progressive reduction in male hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis function: testosterone levels decline through both central (pituitary) and peripheral (testicular) mechanisms, and there is a loss of the ...
Efficiency and pregnancy outcome of serial intrauterine device-guided hysteroscopic adhesiolysis of intrauterine synechiae
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2008)
Objective: To highlight the efficiency of intrauterine device (IUD) guidance during hysteroscopic adhesiolysis for severe intrauterine adhesions. Design: A prospective, randomized trial. Setting: Private tertiary and ...