‘Flower of the body’: menstrual experiences and needs of young adolescent women with cerebral palsy in Bangladesh, and their mothers providing menstrual support
This study offers voice to young adolescent women with cerebral palsy (CP) in Bangladesh as they describe their menstrual experiences and needs, and their mothers providing menstrual support. (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - August 1, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: R. Power, K. Wiley, M. Muhit, E. Heanoy, T. Karim, N. Badawi and G. Khandaker Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical efficacy of various anti-hypertensive regimens in hypertensive women of Punjab; a longitudinal cohort study
Gender wise differences exist in anti-hypertensive treatment outcomes, yet still un-explored in Pakistan. Thus, we aimed to estimate the clinical efficacy of four different anti-hypertensive regimens in hypert... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - August 1, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Muhammad Umair, Mobasher Ahmad, Hamid Saeed, Zikria Saleem and Fatima Tauqeer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Role of HPV 16 variants among cervical carcinoma samples from Northeastern Brazil
Cervical cancer is the fourth most common type of cancer affecting women globally. In Brazil, it is the third most frequent type of cancer in women and HPV is present in approximately 90% of cases. Evidence su... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - August 1, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Rodrigo Lopes da Silva, Zulmira da Silva Batista, Gerusinete Rodrigues Bastos, Ana Paula Almeida Cunha, F ábio Vidal Figueiredo, Lailson Oliveira de Castro, Liwerbeth dos Anjos Pereira, Marcos Antonio Custódio Neto da Silva, Flávia Castello Branco Vida Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Underestimation of pregnancy risk among women in Vietnam
Addressing women ’s inaccurate perceptions of their risk of pregnancy is crucial to improve contraceptive uptake and adherence. Few studies, though, have evaluated the factors associated with underestimation of... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 29, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Jessica Londeree, Nghia Nguyen, Linh H. Nguyen, Dung H. Tran and Maria F. Gallo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Acceptability of HPV screening among HIV-infected women attending an HIV-dedicated clinic in Abidjan, C ôte d’Ivoire
Cervical cancer incidence is high among women living with HIV due to high-risk HPV persistence in the cervix. In low-income countries, cervical cancer screening is based on visual inspection with acetic acid. ... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 28, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Keitly Mensah, Nelly Assoumou, V éronique Duchesne, Dolorès Pourette, Pierre DeBeaudrap and Alexandre Dumont Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Services for women ’s sexual and reproductive health in India: an analysis of treatment-seeking for symptoms of reproductive tract infections in a nationally representative survey
Women ’s health policy in India has had a longstanding focus on maternal health and family planning. Recent policy highlights the importance of expanding women’s access to a broader range of sexual and reproduc... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 28, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Shikha Bhasin, Ankita Shukla and Sapna Desai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser patient with leiomyoma and dysplasia of neovagina: a case report
Most patients with congenital uterus and vaginal aplasia (i.e., Mayer –Rokitansky–Kuster–Hauser [MRKH] syndrome) have rudimentary pelvic uterine structures that contain smooth muscle. Although leiomyomas and dy... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 28, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Varpu Jokimaa, Johanna Virtanen, Harry Kujari, Seija Ala-Nissil ä and Virpi Rantanen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Self-reported breast and cervical cancer screening practices among women in Ghana: predictive factors and reproductive health policy implications from the WHO study on global AGEing and adult health
This study examined breast and cervical screening practices among adult and older women in Ghana. (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 28, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Martin Amogre Ayanore, Martin Adjuik, Asiwome Ameko, Nuworza Kugbey, Robert Asampong, Derrick Mensah, Robert Kaba Alhassan, Agani Afaya, Mark Aviisah, Emmanuel Manu and Francis Zotor Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Examining adherence barriers among women with HIV to tailor outreach for long-acting injectable antiretroviral therapy
Long-acting (LA) injectable antiretroviral therapy (ART) has been found non-inferior to daily oral ART in Phase 3 trials. LA ART may address key barriers to oral ART adherence and be preferable to daily pills ... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 25, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Lorie Benning, Andrea Mantsios, Deanna Kerrigan, Jenell S. Coleman, Elizabeth Golub, Oni Blackstock, Deborah Konkle-Parker, Morgan Philbin, Anandi Sheth, Adaora A. Adimora, Mardge H. Cohen, Dominika Seidman, Joel Milam, Seble G. Kassaye, Tonya Taylor and Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of cervical Cancer screening among HIV-positive and HIV-negative women participating in human papillomavirus screening in rural Zimbabwe
Women in low- and middle-income countries are at the highest risk of cervical cancer yet have limited access to and participation in cervical cancer screening programs. Integrating self-collected, community-ba... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 25, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Megan Fitzpatrick, Mythili P. Pathipati, Kathy McCarty, Anat Rosenthal, David Katzenstein, Z. M. Chirenje and Benjamin Pinsky Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Long-term multidisciplinary treatment including proton therapy for a recurrent low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma and pathologically prominent epithelial differentiation: an autopsy case report
Long-term follow-up reports of low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma (LGESS) including its clinical course and pathological data are rare. We previously reported the case of a Japanese woman diagnosed with LGE... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 25, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Osamu Maeda, Tetsuro Nagasaka, Makoto Ito, Tomoyo Mitsuishi, Fumihiko Murakami, Toshio Uematsu, Yukiko Hattori, Hiromitsu Iwata and Hiroyuki Ogino Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, serious mental illness, and delivery-related health outcomes, United States, 2006 –2015
National estimates of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMAD) and serious mental illness (SMI) among delivering women over time, as well as associated outcomes and costs, are lacking. The prevalence of per... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 23, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Kimberly McKee, Lindsay K. Admon, Tyler N. A. Winkelman, Maria Muzik, Stephanie Hall, Vanessa K. Dalton and Kara Zivin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Acceptability of quality indicators for the management of endometrial, cervical and ovarian cancer: results of an online survey
Measuring quality indicators (QI ’s) is a tool to improve the quality of care. The aim of this study was to evaluate the acceptability of 36 QI’s, defined after a literature search for the management of endomet... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 23, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Annemie Luyckx, Leen Wyckmans, Anne-Sophie Bonte, Xuan Bich Trinh and Peter A. van Dam Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluating the effect of an educational program on increasing cervical cancer screening behavior among rural women in Guilan, Iran
Cervical cancer is one of the major health problems and the third prevalent cancer in women all around the world. As a simple, inexpensive, and with no side-effects, Pap test is a reliable way to screen cervic... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 20, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Sedighe Bab Eghbal, Mahmood Karimy, Parisa Kasmaei, Zahra Atrkar Roshan, Roghieh Valipour and Seyedeh Maryam Attari Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Quality of life and the prevalence of urinary incontinence after surgical treatment for gynecologic cancer: a questionnaire survey
Although there have been a number of reports on urinary voiding symptoms associated with surgical interventions for gynecologic cancer and post-voiding symptoms, there have been few reports on urinary storage ... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 17, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Noriko Nakayama, Tetsuya Tsuji, Makoto Aoyama, Takafumi Fujino and Meigen Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D levels and affecting factors among preconception fertile women
Recent study found that vitamin D before conception was considered as a potential additional determinant for achieving pregnancy and live births. The study aimed to evaluate the serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D (25(O... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 16, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Haiyan Fan, Lingyun Hui, Xiaoting Yan, Wei Hou, E. Bai, Li Wang and Xuewen Yu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors affecting cervical cancer screening uptake, visual inspection with acetic acid positivity and its predictors among women attending cervical cancer screening service in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in Ethiopia next to breast cancer. Despite the high burden of the disease and availability of free screening services in Ethiopia, uptake is still trivial. This... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 16, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Atalay Mulu Fentie, Tamir Birhanu Tadesse and Gebremedhin Beedemariam Gebretekle Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Reproductive capacity and recurrence of disease after surgery for moderate and severe endometriosis – a retrospective single center analysis
The objective of this retros... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 13, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Cordula Schippert, Yvonne Witte, Janina Bartels, Guillermo-Jos é Garcia-Rocha, Matthias Jentschke, Peter Hillemanns and Sudip Kundu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors associated with HPV vaccination uptake in Uganda: a multi-level analysis
The cervical cancer burden in Uganda is high amidst low uptake of HPV vaccination. Identification of individual and community factors associated with HPV vaccination are imperative for directed interventions. ... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 13, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Alone Isabirye, Martin Mbonye, John Bosco Asiimwe and Betty Kwagala Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Independent risk factors for axillary lymph node metastasis in breast cancer patients with one or two positive sentinel lymph nodes
The benefit of axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) in breast cancer patients with one or two positive sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) remains inconclusive. The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors ... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 9, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Wei Zhang, Jing Xu, Ke Wang, Xiao-Jiang Tang, Hua Liang and Jian-Jun He Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Medical termination for pregnancy in early first trimester ( ≤ 63 days) using combination of mifepristone and misoprostol or misoprostol alone: a systematic review
A wide range of drugs have been studied for first trimester medical abortion. Studies evaluating different regimens, including combination mifepristone and misoprostol and misoprostol alone regimens, show vary... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 7, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Ferid A. Abubeker, Antonella Lavelanet, Maria I. Rodriguez and Caron Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Weight management barriers and facilitators after breast cancer in Australian women: a national survey
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide. Weight gain after breast cancer is associated with poorer health outcomes. The aim of this study was to describe how Australian breast cancer survivo... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 6, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Carolyn Ee, Adele Elizabeth Cave, Dhevaksha Naidoo, Kellie Bilinski and John Boyages Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Qualitative assessment of knowledge and attitudes towards cervical cancer screening among male Latino immigrants in Houston, Texas
Male spouses and partners play an important role in determining a woman ’s willingness to participate in cervical cancer screening. However, the attitudes and behaviors by which they influence a woman’s decisio... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 6, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Susan H. Read, Ivan Valverde, Jane R. Montealegre, Thomas J. Rutherford and Matthew L. Anderson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mitochondrial DNA copy number in cervical exfoliated cells and risk of cervical cancer among HPV-positive women
Although human papillomavirus (HPV) infection has been regarded as the cause of cervical cancer in over 99% of cases, only a small fraction of HPV-infected women develop this malignancy. Emerging evidence sugg... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - July 2, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Wei Sun, Xueyun Qin, Jing Zhou, Mingjing Xu, Zhangyan Lyu, Xin Li, Kai Zhang, Min Dai, Ni Li and Dong Hang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Regional disparities in the flow of access to breast cancer hospitalizations in Brazil in 2004 and 2014
Access to the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer in Brazil is marked by immense inequalities in the provision of specialized assistance, which leads patients to seek treatment outside the place of reside... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 30, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Beatriz Castro de Souza, Francisco Winter dos Santos Figueiredo, Luiz Vinicius de Alcantara Sousa, Erika da Silva Maciel and Fernando Adami Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Characteristics of aerobic vaginitis among women in Xi ’an district: a hospital-based study
The objective of this study was to analyze the characteristics of simple and mixed AV patients in Xi ’an district and provi... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 30, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Taohong Zhang, Yan Xue, Ting Yue, Lili Xiong, Xiaowei Wang, Weihong Wang, Ying Liu and Ruifang An Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Stool frequency and form and gastrointestinal symptoms differ by day of the menstrual cycle in healthy adult women taking oral contraceptives: a prospective observational study
This study prospectively characterized gastroin... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 29, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Taylor C. Judkins, Jennifer C. Dennis-Wall, Shireen Madani Sims, James Colee and Bobbi Langkamp-Henken Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Rare genital malformations in women ’s health research: sociodemographic, regional, and disease-related characteristics of patients with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome
The Mayer-Rokitansky-K üster-Hauser syndrome, MRKHS, is a rare (orphan) disease characterized by the aplasia or hypoplasia of the uterus and the vagina. In women's health research, little is known as to how muc... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 29, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Sara Yvonne Brucker, Leonie-Sophia P ösch, Joachim Graf, Alexander N. Sokolov, Norbert Schaeffeler, Andrea Kronenthaler, Hanna Hiltner, Anke Wagner, Esther Ueding, Monika A. Rieger, Dorit Schöller, Diana Stefanescu, Kristin Katharina Rall, Diethelm Wall Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Age-dependent changes in anti-M üllerian hormone levels in Lebanese females: correlation with basal FSH and LH levels and LH/FSH ratio: a cross-sectional study
To investigate the age-dependent changes in circulating anti-M üllerian hormone (AMH) levels in healthy Arabic-speaking Lebanese women, and to correlate changes in serum AMH levels with serum FSH and LH values,... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 26, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Eddie Racoubian, Gulzhanat Aimagambetova, Ramzi R. Finan and Wassim Y. Almawi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Feasibility and acceptability of using medical and nursing students to provide Implanon NXT at the community level in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
The objective of this study was to examin... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 24, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Julie H. Hernandez, Pierre Akilimali, Annie Glover and Jane T. Bertrand Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Exploratory study of a screening measure for polycystic ovarian syndrome, quality of life assessment, and neuropsychological evaluation
The universally adopted 2018 PCOS medical diagnostic and treatment guidelines for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) cites the need for a brief screening measure that can be easily administered in the clinical... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 23, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Michael J. Boivin, Farnaz Fatehi, Amy E. Phillips-Chan, Julia R. Richardson, Amanda N. Summers and Steven A. Foley Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Anal incontinence and unrecognized anal sphincter injuries after vaginal delivery – a cross-sectional study in Norway
Aim of the study was to estimate the prevalence of postpartum anal incontinence among women who delivered vaginally, and to assess the extent to which obstetric injuries to the anal sphincters are missed. (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 22, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Matilde Risopatron Berg and Ylva Sahlin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Induced abortion: a cross-sectional study on knowledge of and attitudes toward the new abortion law in Maputo and Quelimane cities, Mozambique
The objective of this paper is to assess the level of induced abortion at the community, as well as to a... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 19, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: M ónica Frederico, Carlos Arnaldo, Peter Decat, Adelino Juga, Elizabeth Kemigisha, Olivier Degomme and Kristien Michielsen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Women ’s experiences of rectovaginal fistula: an ethno- religious experience
Obstetric fistulas are one of the most tragic injuries that occur after difficult, prolonged childbirth without timely intervention. These fistulas cause discomfort to patients and result in emotional, social,... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 19, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Fatemeh Touhidi Nezhad, Rostam Jalali and Fozieh Karimi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The disease stage-associated imbalance of Th1/Th2 and Th17/Treg in uterine cervical cancer patients and their recovery with the reduction of tumor burden
Nearly all uterine cervical cancer (UCC) cases result from human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. After high-risk HPV infection, most HPV infections are naturally cleared by humoral and cell-mediated immune res... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 17, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Wei Lin, Hua-ling Zhang, Zhao-yuan Niu, Zhen Wang, Yan Kong, Xing-sheng Yang and Fang Yuan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Intimate partner violence and nutritional status among nepalese women: an investigation of associations
Malnutrition among women in Nepal persists as a major public health burden. Global literature suggests that domestic violence may have a negative impact on women ’s nutritional status. The contribution of intim... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 17, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Ramesh P. Adhikari, Subash Yogi, Ajay Acharya and Kenda Cunningham Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Intimate partner violence as a factor in contraceptive discontinuation among sexually active married women in Nigeria
In spite of the well-established associations between socioeconomic and demographic factors and the high rate of contraceptive discontinuation among sexually active married contraceptive users, little is known... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 17, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Joseph Ayodeji KUPOLUYI Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Relationship between caffeine intake and infertility: a systematic review of controlled clinical studies
For a long time, the relationship between caffeine consumption and infertility in the general population is unclear, this study is aimed to systematically review the evidence from any type of controlled clinic... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 16, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Fan-Long Bu, Xue Feng, Xiao-Ying Yang, Jun Ren and Hui-Juan Cao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Gynecological hysterectomy in Northern Tanzania: a cross- sectional study on the outcomes and correlation between clinical and histological diagnoses
Hysterectomy is one of the most common gynaecological procedures performed worldwide. The magnitude of the complications related to hysterectomy and their risk factors are bound to differ based on locations, a... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 12, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Daniel Michael, Alex Mremi, Patricia Swai, Benjamin C. Shayo and Bariki Mchome Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Barriers to seeking consultation for abnormal uterine bleeding: systematic review of qualitative research
The objective of t... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 12, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Claire Henry, Alec Ekeroma and Sara Filoche Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical aspects and the quality of life among women with endometriosis and infertility: a cross-sectional study
The quality of life (QoL) of patients with endometriosis and infertility was assessed in different stages and correlated with the clinical features of the cases. (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 12, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Marina Pessoa de Farias Rodrigues, Fabia Lima Vilarino, Alessandra de Souza Barbeiro Munhoz, La ércio da Silva Paiva, Luiz Vinicius de Alcantara Sousa, Victor Zaia and Caio Parente Barbosa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Path analysis of skin cancer preventive behavior among the rural women based on protection motivation theory
Determining the effective factors on the adoption of preventive behaviors capable of reducing the risk of skin cancer is an important step in designing interventions to promote these behaviors. Based on the pr... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 11, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Nasrin Roozbahani, Abdol-Hossain Kaviani and Mahboobeh Khorsandi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors associated with seeking post-abortion care among women in Guangzhou, China
In China, the vast majority of induced abortions are performed in public hospitals. However, post-abortion care (PAC) services are provided through the national network of family planning clinics, which are in... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 10, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Hui Wang, Yan Liu and Ribo Xiong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between obesity and abnormal Papanicolau(Pap) smear cytology results in a resource-poor Nigerian setting
This study was aimed at determining if there was an association between obesity and cervical epi... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 9, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Silas Onyemaechi Okoro, Leonard Ogbonna Ajah, Peter Onubiwe Nkwo, Uzochukwu U. Aniebue, Benjamin Chukwuma Ozumba and Chibuike Ogwuegbu Chigbu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The acceptability of using IUDs among Egyptian nulliparous women: a cross-sectional study
Although intrauterine contraceptive device is highly effective, safe, long term and reversible method of contraception, the general population and physicians refuse. IUDs for nulliparous women due to persisten... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 5, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Reham Refaat Elkhateeb, Eman Kishk, Ahmad Sanad, Haitham Bahaa, Abdel Rahman Hagazy, Kareem Shaheen, Enas Moustafa, Hahem Fares, Khalid Gomaa and Ahmad Mahran Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Tumor characteristics and treatment outcomes of older patients with breast cancer in Jordan
Less than 10% of newly diagnosed breast cancer cases in Jordan are diagnosed in women 70  years or older. Treatment plans of such patients is less clear and could result in poor outcomes. In this paper, we desc... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 5, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Hikmat Abdel-Razeq, Fadwa Abdel Rahman, Hanan Almasri, Hazem Abdulelah, Mahmoud Abunasser, Mourad Salam and Ayat Taqash Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Breast cancer stigma among Indonesian women: a case study of breast cancer patients
The stigma experienced by cancer patients stems from the association of cancer with death, as cancer is the most feared disease worldwide, especially among cancer patients and their families. The stigma regard... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 3, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Solikhah Solikhah, Ratu Matahari, Fitriana Putri Utami, Lina Handayani and Tri Ani Marwati Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Relationship of chronic endometritis with chronic deciduitis in cases of miscarriage
The presence of chronic deciduitis (CD) was determined in patients diagnosed with or without chronic endometritis (CE) before pregnancy. (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 1, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Shoji Kaku, Takuro Kubo, Fuminori Kimura, Akiko Nakamura, Jun Kitazawa, Aina Morimune, Akimasa Takahashi, Akie Takebayashi, Akiko Takashima, Ryoji Kushima and Takashi Murakami Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Fecundity disorders in older women: declines in follicular development and endometrial receptivity
This study aimed to assess follicular development and endometrial receptivity, and to evaluate ultrasonic para... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - June 1, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Li Wang, Shulan Lv, Wenjun Mao, E. Bai and Xiaofeng Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The role of social media for persons affected by infertility
Infertility remains a common universal disorder and a whole range of assisted reproductive technologies has been established. Society may fail to recognize the grief caused by infertility, which may lead to th... (Source: BMC Women's Health)
Source: BMC Women's Health - May 24, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Taina Sormunen, Klas Karlgren, Arthur Aanesen, Bj öörn Fossum and Margareta Westerbotn Tags: Research article Source Type: research