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Does vitamin D increase the effectiveness of clomiphene citrate for women with PCOS?

Does vitamin D increase the effectiveness of clomiphene citrate for women with PCOS?

Posted by on May 17, 2020 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at adding vitamin D for women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) who were overweight and being treated with clomiphene citrate (Clomid). It found that vitamin D increased ovulation and pregnancy rates for these patients. Some background Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition of women of...

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What factors predict the outcome of clomiphene citrate ovarian stimulation in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome?

Posted by on Feb 15, 2020 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated factors affecting controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) with clomiphene citrate (CC) in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).  They found that low anti-mullerian hormone (AMH) and high endometrial thickness (EMT) are associated with higher clinical pregnancy rate (CPR) in these women. Some background...

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Low dose growth hormone for ovarian stimulation – are there improved outcomes in poor responders?

Posted by on Jan 30, 2020 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of low dose (LD) growth hormone (GH) for controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) in poor responder (PR) patients.  They found that LD-GH may improve fertility outcomes in these patients. Some background Controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) is used to help women ovulate. A combination of...

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Ovarian response – what impact does this have on fertility success after IVF?

Posted by on Jul 29, 2019 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if ovarian response (OR) has an effect on pregnancy outcomes in patients undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF). They found that single embryo transfer (sET) in the blastocyst stage is preferred for all patients Some background In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a process that involves fertilizing an egg with sperm...

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Does ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome have an effect on child heart function?

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study assessed the heart function of children born to mothers who had experienced ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), which is a complication of assisted reproduction procedures. The authors found that children born to women who had experienced OHSS had poorer heart function compared to other children. Some background...

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Fertility drugs and cancer risk

Posted by on Jan 28, 2016 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study assessed the possible relationship between fertility drugs and cancer risk. The results showed a significant link between fertility drugs and thyroid cancer and melanomas, which requires further investigation. Some background Cancer is caused by abnormal cell growth. Fertility drugs, such as clomiphene citrate (Clomid),...

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Does ICSI improve fertilization rates?

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at in-vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes in couples with unexplained infertility. Two egg fertilization techniques were compared: intracytoplasmatic sperm injection versus conventional insemination. Some background IVF involves the artificial joining of eggs and sperm in a laboratory dish. This is typically achieved...

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