June 15th, 2021

Volume 65
Number 4
Lawrence D. Devoe, M.D.

 Original Articles
Jody Lynee Madeira, J.D., Ph.D., Mindy S. Christianson, M.D., Miryoung Lee, Ph.D., J. Preston Parry, M.D., Guido Pennings, Ph.D., and Steven R. Lindheim, M.D., M.M.M.
Complex ethical and medical considerations make informed consent for assisted reproductive technology difficult, where classic approaches need to be reexamined. Reconsidering classic approaches to informed consent may improve ART patients’ understanding and experiences.

Jessica E. McLaughlin, M.D., Srinidhi Reddy, M.D., Nicholas Stansbury, B.S., Norma S. Ketchum, B.S., Jonathan A. Gelfond, M.D., Ph.D., Belinda J. Yauger, M.D., Randal D. Robinson, M.D., and Jennifer F. Knudtson, M.D.
The majority of providers are using hormonal and surgical treatment for endometriosis-associated pain, and only a minority of providers recommend nonhormonal complementary approaches.

Jennifer M. P. Neff, D.O., Gwyn Richardson, M.D., J.D., and John Y. Phelps, M.D., J.D., L.L.M.
Genetic testing provides invaluable information that can lead to lifesaving preventative measures, but there are legal liabilities of which primary care physicians, including obstetricians and gynecologists, should be aware.

Adela G. Cope, M.D., Amy L. Weaver, M.S., and Petra M. Casey, M.D.
Women with the levonorgestrel 13.5 mg intrauterine system have lower rates of reported symptom-related concerns and higher rates of discontinuation for symptom-related concerns, though not significant statistically.

Ding Wang, Ph.D., Rui Chen, Ph.D., Guanhui Wei, B.D., Yexing Xian, M.D., Yingjun Xie, M.D., and Xiaofang Sun, Ph.D.
Data on nuchal translucency thickness, free β-hCG, and PAPP-A maternal serum concentrations and other important criteria were obtained in this study for the purpose of analyzing their value in first-trimester screening for aneuploidy.

Lin Ma, M.M., and Jian Huang, M.M.
Pelvic adhesion is an important factor in infertility. Tubal examination should be part of the clinical diagnosis and treatment of primary infertility. Repeated pregnancy increased pelvic and fallopian tube diseases, which are important factors in secondary infertility.

Ying Qin, M.D., Ph.D.
A meta-analysis revealed that there was no statistical difference in clinical pregnancy rate, live birth rate, and clinical miscarriage rate between endometrial injury treatment and control groups. Nevertheless, more randomized controlled trials are needed for further assessment.

 Case Report
Chunxia Ren, M.S., M.D., Fang Fang, M.D., Bin Chang, M.D., Ph.D., Min Li, M.D., and Guoqing Tong, M.D., Ph.D.
We report the rare case of a patient who became pregnant and delivered a healthy infant after laparoscopic excision of a fallopian tube teratoma carrying an allelic p53 mutation.


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