September 23rd, 2014


Volume 58
Number 5
   
 Editorials
369
Lawrence D. Devoe, M.D.


 Original Articles
371
David Seil Kim, M.D., M.S., M.B.A., Alison Madden, M.D., Carolyn Alexander, M.D., Michael Zois, B.S., M.B.A., Dotun Ogunyemi, M.D., and Ricardo Azziz, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A.
Implementation of a voluntary faculty teaching service may improve training experience and increase obstetrical and gynecologic case volume for residents.


377
Paula C. Brady, M.D., Lynn L. Simpson, M.D., Sharyn N. Lewin, M.D., Dorothy Smok, M.D., Jodi P. Lerner, M.D., Mary E. D’Alton, M.D., Thomas J. Herzog, M.D., and Jason D. Wright, M.D.
Ovarian masses identified during pregnancy have a low risk of malignancy. The majority of women can be serially monitored without intervention.


383
Michelle H. Moniz, M.D., Wendy S. Vitek, M.D., Aletha Akers, M.D., Leslie A. Meyn, M.S., and Richard H. Beigi, M.D., M.Sc.
Most pregnant women will accept vaccination if recommended by their obstetrician, despite low perceptions of need and concerns about vaccine safety.


389
Behzad Heidari, M.D., Parnaz Heidari, Haj Ghorban Nourooddini, M.D., and Karim Ollah Hajian-Tilaki, Ph.D.
Parity >7 decreases spinal trabecular bone mass in young postmenopausal women but exerts an osteoprotective effect against age-related bone loss at a later postmenopausal stage, compensating for its early deleterious effect.


395
Leandros Lazaros, Ph.D., Elissavet Hatzi, Ph.D., Nectaria Xita, M.D., Ph.D., Atsushi Takenaka, M.D., Ph.D., Nikolaos Sofikitis, M.D., Ph.D., Konstantinos Zikopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., and Ioannis Georgiou, Ph.D.
FSHR diplotypes constitute potential informative tools for ovarian stimulation outcome and the selection of the proper stimulation protocol before IVF or ICSI procedures.


402
Tiffany H. Kenny, M.S.N., Jacqueline M. Nicodemo, Bradford W. Fenton, M.D., Ph.D., and Vivian E. von Gruenigen, M.D.
Mother-infant dyads meeting the elective induction “bundle” have better clinical outcomes and hospital costs when favorable cervix rather than documentation of Bishop score is required.


411
Dani Ejzenberg, M.D., Ph.D., Sérgio Podgaec, M.D., Ph.D., João Antônio Dias, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., Ricardo Manoel de Oliveira, M.D., Ph.D., Edmund Chada Baracat, M.D., Ph.D., and Maurício Simões Abrão, M.D., Ph.D.
Increased peritoneal amyloid protein A concentration in patients with endometriosis corroborates the inflammatory nature of the disease and may be useful for its diagnosis.


417
Mohamed Mabrouk, M.D., Nadine Di Donato, M.D., Giulia Montanari, M.D., Luca Savelli, M.D., Giulia Ferrini, M.D., and Renato Seracchioli, M.D.
This study evaluates tubal morphology and patency in patients with deep infiltrating endometriosis using a tubal morphology scoring system.


425
Tito Silvio Patrelli, M.D., Laura Franchi, M.D., Salvatore Gizzo, M.D., Maria Antonietta Salvati, M.D. Roberto Berretta, M.D., Ph.D., Giovanni Piantelli, M.D., and Alberto Bacchi Modena, M.D.
A comprehensive study on 8 years of hospitalized pelvic inflammatory disease patients in a northern Italy tertiary hospital is reported.


 Brief Communication
434
David F. Lewis, M.D., Susan L. Baker, M.D., and Robert Stauffer, M.D.
Vaginally administered progesterone prevents preterm delivery in patients with a short cervix. Processes used to discover this finding should serve as a model to conquer preterm labor.


 Case Reports
438
Janette Zuk Davison, M.D., Terri-Ann Bennett, M.D., and Ira M. Jaffe, D.O.
We describe a case of hemoperitoneum secondary to bleeding from a uterine leiomyoma with an attendant tubal abortion and offer minimally invasive, fertility-preserving management.


441
Jonathan M. Fussey, M.B.Ch.B.(Hons), David M. Luesley, M.D., M.A., FRCOG, and Guy D. Sterne, M.D., FRCS(Plast)
A modified technique for McIndoe vaginoplasty is described. Fibrin tissue sealant and topical negative pressure are used to improve split-thickness skin graft survival.


445
Ivan Anev, M.R.C.O.G., Jean Wang, M.R.C.O.G., Manisha Palep-Singh, M.D., M.R.C.O.G., and Mourad W. Seif, M.D., F.R.C.O.G.
This case report describes a rare type and location of twin ectopic pregnancy and the management dilemmas it imposes, including discussion of various management options applied elsewhere in similar clinical situations.


448
Guoyan Liu, M.D., Ph.D., Bibo Yuan, M.D., Ph.D., and Yingmei Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Exaggerated placental site is a benign lesion related to pregnancy which can lead to postpartum hemorrhage.


451
Vidhi Chaudhary, D.G.O., D.N.B., Poonam Sachdeva, D.G.O., D.N.B., Devender Kumar, M.D., Raksha Arora, M.D., Jyoti Banavaliker, M.S., and Muntaha Khan, M.D.
Cervical pregnancy is a rare form of ectopic gestation. Current management favors a conservative approach to prevent hemorrhage and preserve reproductive potential.


458
Katherine Apostolakis-Kyrus, M.D., Megan D. Indermaur, M.D., and Jose Prieto, M.D., M.P.H.
A teratoma in pregnancy that could limit fetal growth, is suspected for rupture or torsion, causes severe pain, and/or is suspicious for malignancy should be excised.


 

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