June 30th, 2022

Volume 58
Number 2
Lawrence D. Devoe, M.D.

 Original Articles
Jennifer K. Straughen, Ph.D., Hamisu M. Salihu, M.D., Ph.D., Louis Keith, M.D., Ph.D., Jeffrey Petrozzino, M.D., Ph.D., and Christopher Jones, D.Phil.
This study suggests that obligatory single embryo transfer can achieve pregnancy and live birth rates that are comparable to elective single embryo transfer.

Yanina Greenstein, M.D., Ami J. Shah, M.D., Olivera Vragovic, M.B.A., Howard Cabral, Ph.D., M.P.H., Valena Soto-Wright, M.D., Lynn Borgatta, M.D., M.P.H., and Wendy Kuohung, M.D.
Radiographic size of tuboovarian abscess is associated with the need for operative or procedural intervention after failed antibiotic therapy.

Sarah A. Blair, Ph.D., Tommy Kyaw-Tun, M.D., Ian S. Young, M.D., Niamh A. Phelan, M.D., James Gibney, M.D., and Jane McEneny, Ph.D.
Oxidative stress is increased in both lean and obese polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) patients. The presence of obesity and PCOS may influence the inflammatory marker serum amyloid A.

Emily S. Miller, M.D., M.P.H., Christine Chu, B.A., Jacqueline Gollan, Ph.D., and Dana R. Gossett, M.D.
This is a prospective cohort study demonstrating that the postpartum period is a high-risk time for the development of obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms.

John P. Elliott, M.D., John C. Morrison, M.D., and Suneet P. Chauhan, M.D.
Evaluation of all available evidence shows that terbutaline sulfate is not a cause of neurologic morbidity or autism spectrum disorder in humans.

Nina Pereza, M.D., Sasa Ostojic, M.D., Ph.D., Miljenko Kapovic, M.D., Ph.D., and Alena Buretic-Tomljanovic, Ph.D.
In this case-control study, evidence supporting the association of the IGF2 ApaI and IGF2R Gly1619Arg gene polymorphisms with idiopathic male infertility was not found.

Michael D. Wolfe, M.D., Lesley de la Torre, M.D., Lisa E. Moore, M.D., Orrin Myers, Ph.D., and William F. Rayburn, M.D., M.B.A.
Standard protocols for labor induction in singleton gestations, including use of vaginal misoprostol for cervical ripening, are appropriate to use for twin gestations.

Nilgün Güdücü, M.D., Herman I·sçi, M.D., and Kiliç Aydinli, M.D.
Emergency cerclage has many complications, but it must be offered to all women presenting with cervical dilation and effacement.

Adam Ostrzenski, M.D., Ph.D., Dr. Hab.
Clitoral subdermal hoodoplasty is a useful method for the treatment of clitoral asymmetrical-in-thickness subdermal hypertrophy.

Charles E. Miller, M.D., Edward Zbella, M.D., Bobby W. Webster, M.D., Kevin J. Doody, M.D., Mark R. Bush, M.D., and Michael G. Collins, Ph.D.
There is no difference in pregnancy outcomes when highly purified human menopausal gonadotropin or recombinant human follicle-stimulating hormone is used for ovarian stimulation in patients undergoing IVF with a gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist protocol.

Deniz Hizli, M.D., Saynur Yilmaz, M.D., Nermin Kosus, M.D., Aydin Kosus, M.D., Hacer Haltas, M.D., Fatih Hizli, M.D., and Hasan Kafali, M.D.
Human amniotic fluid depleted of protein and cells has a positive effect on reducing adhesion formation.

Michael S. Owolabi, M.D., Richard E. Blake, M.D., Mejebi T. Mayor, M.D., and Henry A. Adegbulugbe, M.D.
The finding that cesarean delivery is an important risk factor for postpartum hysterectomy in subsequent births calls for a second look at any decision for primary cesarean.

 Case Reports
Isabelle Roux, M.D., Mausumi Das, M.D., Hervé Fernandez, M.D., and Xavier Deffieux, M.D., Ph.D.
We report 3 cases of severe first trimester pregnancy complications occurring after endometrial ablation.

Fan Yang, M.D., Ph.D., Yan-Mei He, M.D., Xian-Ying Yao, M.D., and Kai-Xuan Yang, M.D.
A rare case of granular cell tumor of the cervix in a 38-year-old woman exhibits interesting clinical and pathological characteristics.

Dana L. Ellis, M.D., Vitor Guerra, M.D., Ph.D., Gabriella Pridjian, M.D., and Michael R. Recto, M.D.
Premature ductal constriction and persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn may be associated with maternal lithium intake.


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