Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics

, Volume 246, Supplement 1, pp S45–S52 | Cite as

The advantages of a gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist (leuprolide acetate) in conjunction with gonadotropins for controlled ovarian hyperstimulation in IVF and GIFT cycles

  • J. F. Kerin
Zweites Hauptthema/Deuxième Thême Principal Evolution des Méthodes Diagnostiques et Thérapeutiques des Troubles de L'ovulation

Keywords

Public Health Acetate Leuprolide Control Ovarian Hyperstimulation Leuprolide Acetate 

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© Springer-Verlag 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. F. Kerin
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterUCLA School of MedicineLos AngelesUSA

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