Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Volume 7, Issue 1, January 2019

  • Melatonin and Myoinositol: A Foreword Step Toward IVF Success, a Prospective Clinical Trial

    Atyaf Hasan, Al-Quraan Elena, Al-Quraan Ghassan, Tayseer Rimawi, Said Nasrallah

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, January 2019
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 2 December 2018
    Accepted: 25 January 2019
    Published: 19 February 2019
    Abstract: Many subfertile couples, who failed to conceive naturally, seek help by means of artificial reproduction techniques such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) to achieve pregnancy. It is clear that oocyte and embryo quality depression are widely considered to be the main challenge of IVF in assisted reproduction. The aim of the study was to assess the ef... Show More
  • Conservative Surgery in the Management of Adenomyosis

    Masato Nishida, Hiroya Itagaki, Yasuo Otsubo, Yuko Arai

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, January 2019
    Pages: 8-16
    Received: 29 December 2018
    Accepted: 11 February 2019
    Published: 28 February 2019
    Abstract: Since 2002, we have performed adenomyomectomy for 1780 women with uterine adenomyosis. We classified adenomyosis in these patients as focal (n=1313), diffuse (n=450) or cystic (n=17) type according to the distribution of the focuses seen in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings. Three different surgical methods for focal, diffuse and cystic ad... Show More
  • Dysmenorrhea Characteristics and Self-Care Method used among Female Nursing Students at King Abdulaziz University

    Fawziya Alghamdi, Ahlam Al-Zahrani, Hawa Alabdulaziz

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, January 2019
    Pages: 17-24
    Received: 6 December 2018
    Accepted: 18 March 2019
    Published: 8 April 2019
    Abstract: Background: Dysmenorrhoea is a common gynaecological problem that affects women and has a detrimental impact on their lives. However, women seldom seek medical advice and prefer self-care methods to manage their dysmenorrhoea. Identifying the self-care methods used to manage the pain and the source of information related to self-care methods used a... Show More
  • Socio-biologic Predictors of Active Cytomegalovirus Infection Among Pregnant Women in a Low-resource Setting

    Awoleke Jacob Olumuyiwa, Omoyajowo Adefunke Christianah, Ajayi David Daisi, Awoleke Adeola Olabisi

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, January 2019
    Pages: 25-30
    Received: 16 February 2019
    Accepted: 22 March 2019
    Published: 13 April 2019
    Abstract: Active maternal cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is the bedrock of congenital CMV with its debilitating sequelae. Information on socio-biologic predictors of active maternal infection in southwest Nigeria is lacking. However, modifying locality-specific risk factors could reduce the burden of CMV. The aim of the study is to identify the socio-biolog... Show More