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Preservation of function by radiotherapy of small primary carcinomas preceded by neck dissection for extensive nodal metastases of the head and neck
Background. When patients are initially seen with a small primary tumor and regional metastases, the question arises whether the primary can be managed by definitive radiotherapy while treating the neck with surgery and ...
Intrauterine insemination after ovarian stimulation with clomiphene citrate: Predictive potential of inseminating motile count and sperm morphology
This retrospective study aimed to evaluate the prognostic value of the inseminating motile count (IMC) and sperm morphology (using strict criteria) on success rates after homologous intrauterine insemination (IUI) combined ...
Semen parameters in a fertile versus subfertile population: A need for change in the interpretation of semen testing
This prospectively designed study was conducted to compare a fertile and a subfertile population so as to define normal values for different semen parameters. Semen analyses were performed according to the World Health ...
Intra- and inter-laboratory variability in the assessment of sperm morphology by strict criteria: Impact of semen preparation, staining techniques and manual versus computerized analysis
We designed prospective studies to compare manual and computerized analysis of sperm morphology by strict criteria using different semen processing and staining techniques. A total of 54 semen samples were studied; slides ...
Laparoscopy for the non-palpable testis - Look before you cut!
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Effect of sperm preincubation time on GIFT pregnancy outcome
This investigation was conducted to evaluate the effect of human sperm preincubation time on the pregnancy outcome in gamete intrafallopian tube transfers. This was determined in a retrospective study on gamete intrafallopian ...
Significance of antisperm antibodies in female serum in a gamete intrafallopian transfer program
The influence of antisperm antibodies in the female serum on fertilization and pregnancy rate in patients undergoing GIFT was assessed. A study group of 52 couples (69 cycles) with significant levels of antisperm antibodies ...
Current evaluation of cardiac stab wounds
Background. Patients with penetrating cardiac injuries may be stable or only mildly shocked, especially if the laceration has sealed off and the patient has been aggressively resuscitated. Clinical signs, chest roentgenograms, ...
Preliminary experience with thallous chloride Tl 201-labeled single-photon emission computed tomography scanning in head and neck cancer
Objectives: To test the feasibility of single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) scanning with the use of thallous chloride Tl 201 in patients with head and neck cancer and to decide its possible applications to ...
A comparative study using prepared and unprepared frozen semen for donor insemination
The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of pericervical insemination with unprepared semen with that of intrauterine insemination with prepared donor semen in a prospective, randomized, crossover clinical trial. ...