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Patent foramen ovale as a cause of platypnea orthodeoxia syndrome presenting in pregnancy: A case report and review of the literature
Background At 8 weeks into her third IVF pregnancy, a 40-yearold doctor presented to the Royal Derby Hospital with dyspnoea. Her breathing had worsened since the drainage of 5 litres of ascites from ovarian hyperstimulation ...
The impact of excision of benign nonendometriotic ovarian cysts on ovarian reserve: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND: Benign nonendometriotic ovarian cysts are very common and often require surgical excision. However, there has been a growing concern over the possible damaging effect of this surgery on ovarian reserve. OBJECTIVE: ...
Ovarian cancer screening and mortality in the UK Collaborative Trial of Ovarian Cancer Screening (UKCTOCS): a randomised controlled trial.
BACKGROUND: Ovarian cancer has a poor prognosis, with just 40% of patients surviving 5 years. We designed this trial to establish the effect of early detection by screening on ovarian cancer mortality. METHODS: In this ...