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Ovulation Induction

  • Robert L. Collins

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Cynthia H. Meyers-Seifer, David B. Seifer
    Pages 1-21
  3. Bryan Cowan
    Pages 41-52
  4. Robert L. Collins
    Pages 69-91
  5. Daniel Kenigsberg, Robert L. Collins
    Pages 92-102
  6. Marc A. Fritz
    Pages 103-123
  7. James F. Daniell
    Pages 145-152
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 165-170

About this book

Introduction

Ovulation Induction gives an integrated view of basic ovarian physiology, pathophysiology, and the clinical management of ovulatory disorders. It provides core information upon which specialists can base clinical decisions. The most important feature is the inclusion of newer agents now available for ovulation induction. Newer clinical applications for older medications as well as various treatment combinations (including GnRH analogs) are thoroughly discussed. There is a frank discussion of risks, side effects, and the expense related to ovulation inducing agents. Many of the results in this book have never before been published in book form. Topics examined include the neuroendocrine regulation of the menstrual cycle, ovarian physiology and in vitro fertilization, the diagnosis of ovulation and the role of ultrasound in monitoring the follicular response, the use of clomiphene citrate for ovulation induction, and the role of bromocriptine and related compounds for ovulation induction in hyperprolactinemia.

Keywords

Fruchtbarkeit endocrinology fertility gynäkologische Endokrinologie hormones in vitro fertilization künstliche Befruchtung monitoring regulation ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert L. Collins
    • 1
  1. 1.Section of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility/A81, Department of GynecologyThe Cleveland Clinic FoundationClevelandUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-3026-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7766-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-3026-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0178-0328
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