Helminth Infection During Pregnancy on Vitamin D Regulation: HELMVIT Study
Condition: Pregnancy Interventions: Diagnostic Test: Microscopy ( Urine filtration), UCAA test, qPCR,; Diagnostic Test: Microscopy (Kato Katz, Coproculture, Harada Mori, MIF), qPCR, Sponsors: Centre de Recherche Médicale de Lambaréné; Technische Universität München; University Hospital Tuebingen Recruiting
To investigate the placental morphology alterations and identify the clinical characteristics of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and their newborns. Pregnant women with PCOS (n = 12) and pregnant women without PCOS (n = 11) were recruited. Then, the placenta, maternal blood and cord blood were collected after delivery.
The novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) that arose in China in December 2019 resulted in an epidemic that quickly expanded with particular intensity in the United States and European countries, particularly Italy and Spain, devastating the foundations of our nations in one of the most significant public health threats of our time. Sadly, this disease has spread globally, and from March 12 on, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology made similarly cautious recommendations on managing patients who were undergoing infertility therapy or desiring pregnancy, but withou...
Idiopathic male infertility is defined as abnormal semen parameters without an underlying cause. The primary treatment option used in this patient population is empiric medical therapy (EMT). Hormone treatment, particularly antiestrogens, is the most widely used method of EMT for idiopathic male infertility. Specifically, clomiphene citrate (CC), anastrozole, and human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) are the most commonly prescribed (1). For idiopathic male infertility EMT is a moderately effective treatment option with regards to improvement in semen parameters and pregnancy rate, but no clear predictors have been identified...
Publication date: Available online 29 May 2020Source: Pregnancy HypertensionAuthor(s): Monika Thakur, Shalini Gainder, S.C. Saha, Mahesh Prakash
Authors: Ittermann T, Albrecht D, Arohonka P, Bílek R, Dahl L, Castro JJ, Filipsson Nyström H, Gaberšček S, Garcia-Fuentes E, Gheorghiu M, Hubalewska-Dydejczyk A, Hunziker S, Jukic T, Karanfilski B, Koskinen S, Kusic Z, Majstorov V, Makris K, Markou K, Meisinger C, Milevska Kostova N, Mullan KR, Nagy EV, Pīrāgs V, Rojo-Martinez G, Samardzic M, Saranac L, Strele I, Top I, Thamm M, Trofimiuk-Müldner M, Unal B, Valsta L, Vila L, Vitti P, Winter B, Woodside J, Zaletel K, Zamrazil V, Zimmermann M, Erlund I, Völzke H Abstract Background Knowledge about the population's iodine status is imp...
Conclusion: This is the first study to analyze costs for preeclampsia in Switzerland. It would be desirable if this cost analysis were to be performed in other hospitals in order to achieve greater representativity for Switzerland. PMID: 32462948 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Authors: Meng H, Mo Y, Cheng T, Zhang H, Wu L, Shah NK, Shu C, He J PMID: 32460466 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: Available online 29 May 2020Source: Neurochemistry InternationalAuthor(s): Olatunji Anthony Akerele, Sukhinder Kaur Cheema
CONCLUSION: Limited data on COVID-19 during preganacy, associated with a wide variation in the methodology make accurate data interpretation difficult. PMID: 32456489 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Conclusion: Our findings suggest that suppression of TGF-β-induced signaling by eupatilin might be an effective therapeutic strategy for the treatment of endometrial fibrosis. PMID: 32460455 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]