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Infertility

Diagnosis and Management

  • James Aiman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. James Aiman
    Pages 1-16
  3. Barbara Eck Menning
    Pages 17-29
  4. Douglas C. Daly, Daniel H. Riddick
    Pages 51-82
  5. G. Rodney Meeks
    Pages 83-99
  6. Mary G. Hammond
    Pages 101-121
  7. Gilbert G. Haas Jr., Phillip C. Galle
    Pages 123-141
  8. G. William Bates, Winfred L. Wiser
    Pages 143-160
  9. Carlton A. Eddy
    Pages 161-176
  10. Ronald S. Swerdloff, Shalender Bhasin
    Pages 177-184
  11. Rebecca Z. Sokol, Ronald S. Swerdloff
    Pages 185-197
  12. Howard Frey, Jacob Rajfer
    Pages 199-214
  13. Anibal A. Acosta, Jairo E. Garcia
    Pages 215-230
  14. A. F. Haney
    Pages 231-245
  15. Barry E. Schwarz
    Pages 247-254
  16. Lewis Russell Malinak, James M. Wheeler
    Pages 255-275
  17. James Aiman
    Pages 277-287
  18. Richard J. Worley, William R. Keye Jr.
    Pages 289-301
  19. James Aiman
    Pages 303-327
  20. Mary Reistroffer
    Pages 329-336
  21. Dennis J. Doherty
    Pages 337-344
  22. Peggy A. Hardwick
    Pages 345-357
  23. Back Matter
    Pages 359-370

About this book

Introduction

The authors of this book have a goal-to describe the management of infertility from the perspective of physiology and anatomy gone awry. To accomplish this goal, the chapters devoted to the causes of infertil­ ity begin with a description of the normal structure and function of the organ or system causing the infertility. We believe that under­ standing the normal will result in rational and effective diagnosis and treatment of infertility. Our intent is that this book be a useful re­ source for those who care for infertile couples. For an infertile couple, success is the delivery of a normal and healthy infant. Chapters that describe the causes and treatment of habitual abortion and the reproductive performance of previously infertile couples emphasize the hazards that exist between conception and birth. Our environment is one of these hazards, one that may also affect reproduction before conception. A chapter is devoted to a de­ scription of environmental agents that affect reproduction, the mech­ anisms of their effect, and methods to predict those present and future environmental agents which might also affect reproduction.

Keywords

Sterilität anatomy birth embryo environment fertility hypothalamus infertility reproduction

Editors and affiliations

  • James Aiman
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Section of Reproductive EndocrinologyThe Medical College of WisconsinMilwaukeeUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-8265-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-8267-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-8265-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0178-0328
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