A Raziel

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prospective, randomized trial of metformin and vitamins for the reduction of plasma homocysteine in insulin-resistant polycystic ovary syndrome
    Morey Schachter
    In Vitro Fertilization and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 88:227-30. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased frequency of female partner chromosomal abnormalities in patients with high-order implantation failure after in vitro fertilization
    Arieh Raziel
    In Vitro Fertilization Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 78:515-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased early pregnancy loss in IVF patients with severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Arieh Raziel
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 17:107-10. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of a short or long abstinence period on semen parameters in the ejaculate of patients with nonobstructive azoospermia
    A Raziel
    Male Infertility Clinic, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 76:485-90. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypercoagulable thrombophilic defects and hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss
    A Raziel
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Am J Reprod Immunol 45:65-71. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Ovarian pregnancy-a 12-year experience of 19 cases in one institution
    Arieh Raziel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, IVF Unit, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 114:92-6. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Nationwide use of postmortem retrieved sperm in Israel: a follow-up report
    Arieh Raziel
    Male Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:2693-5. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Favorable influence of local injury to the endometrium in intracytoplasmic sperm injection patients with high-order implantation failure
    Arieh Raziel
    In Vitro Fertilization Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 87:198-201. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Using sperm posthumously: national guidelines versus practice
    Arieh Raziel
    Male Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 94:1154-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint In vitro fertilization surrogacy in rare coexisting Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome and triple X karyotype
    Arieh Raziel
    The IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:1788.e11-3. 2011

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Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Prospective, randomized trial of metformin and vitamins for the reduction of plasma homocysteine in insulin-resistant polycystic ovary syndrome
    Morey Schachter
    In Vitro Fertilization and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 88:227-30. 2007
    ..Plasma homocysteine levels were significantly reduced by both B vitamins and metformin, but to a greater degree by B vitamins, and higher pregnancy rates were associated with vitamin B treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased frequency of female partner chromosomal abnormalities in patients with high-order implantation failure after in vitro fertilization
    Arieh Raziel
    In Vitro Fertilization Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 78:515-9. 2002
    ..To find the type and frequency of chromosomal abnormalities in a selected group of high-order implantation failure (> or =6 IVF trials and > or =15 transferred embryos) and to evaluate its impact on pregnancy outcome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased early pregnancy loss in IVF patients with severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Arieh Raziel
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 17:107-10. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to focus on the pregnancy rate and pregnancy outcome in IVF patients hospitalized for severe or critical OHSS, in one centre, during a period of 6 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of a short or long abstinence period on semen parameters in the ejaculate of patients with nonobstructive azoospermia
    A Raziel
    Male Infertility Clinic, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 76:485-90. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypercoagulable thrombophilic defects and hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss
    A Raziel
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Am J Reprod Immunol 45:65-71. 2001
    ..Since heritable thrombophilic defects and hyperhomocysteinemia are associated with increased thrombosis, their prevalence was evaluated in RPL patients with special emphasis on combinations of the above pathologies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ovarian pregnancy-a 12-year experience of 19 cases in one institution
    Arieh Raziel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, IVF Unit, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 114:92-6. 2004
    ..To report the prevalence, presentation, diagnostic modalities, and treatment of ovarian pregnancy in one institution...
  7. doi request reprint Nationwide use of postmortem retrieved sperm in Israel: a follow-up report
    Arieh Raziel
    Male Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:2693-5. 2011
    ..Four widows elected to discard the frozen sperm and all of the remaining spouses were uninterested in its fate. Because none of the samples were requested for use, the need for sperm procurement should be reconsidered...
  8. ncbi request reprint Favorable influence of local injury to the endometrium in intracytoplasmic sperm injection patients with high-order implantation failure
    Arieh Raziel
    In Vitro Fertilization Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 87:198-201. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Using sperm posthumously: national guidelines versus practice
    Arieh Raziel
    Male Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 94:1154-6. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint In vitro fertilization surrogacy in rare coexisting Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome and triple X karyotype
    Arieh Raziel
    The IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:1788.e11-3. 2011
    ..To report the responses to IVF surrogacy attempts in a female with a heretofore never described combination of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser (MRHK) syndrome and triple X karyotype...
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcome of ICSI using fresh and cryopreserved-thawed testicular spermatozoa in patients with non-mosaic Klinefelter's syndrome
    S Friedler
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Hum Reprod 16:2616-20. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome of ICSI using fresh and cryopreserved-thawed testicular spermatozoa in these patients...
  12. doi request reprint Surrogate in vitro fertilization outcome in typical and atypical forms of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome
    A Raziel
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 27:126-30. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the surrogate IVF performance of women with typical and atypical forms including their chances of achieving pregnancy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the outcome of ICSI in patients with obstructive and non-obstructive azoospermia: a comparative study
    S Friedler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 17:3114-21. 2002
    ..Factors influencing success of sperm retrieval in azoospermic patients and outcome of ICSI were evaluated...
  14. pmc Effect of seminal plasma application to the vaginal vault in in vitro fertilization or intracytoplasmic sperm injection treatment cycles-a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized study
    S Friedler
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Assist Reprod Genet 30:907-11. 2013
    ..To study whether intravaginal application of seminal plasma after follicle aspiration has the potential to increase implantation and clinical pregnancy rates after IVF-ET...
  15. ncbi request reprint Monozygotic twinning after assisted reproductive techniques: a phenomenon independent of micromanipulation
    M Schachter
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Hum Reprod 16:1264-9. 2001
    ..This may signify that the aetiology of increased MZT after assisted reproduction is the gonadotrophin treatment rather than in-vitro conditions, micromanipulation, or multiple embryo transfer...
  16. ncbi request reprint A 47,XXY fetus conceived after ICSI of spermatozoa from a patient with non-mosaic Klinefelter's syndrome: case report
    R Ron-El
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University and Institute of Human Genetics, Kaplan Medical Center, Israel
    Hum Reprod 15:1804-6. 2000
    ..This case report proves the presence of hyperploid spermatozoa in the seminiferous lumen, and strengthens the necessity of genetic diagnosis of the embryos or fetuses in such pregnancies to fathers with non-mosaic Klinefelter's syndrome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Improvement of IVF outcome in poor responders by discontinuation of GnRH analogue during the gonadotropin stimulation phase--a function of improved embryo quality
    M Schachter
    In Vitro Fertilization and Infertility Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Assist Reprod Genet 18:197-204. 2001
    ..To assess the efficacy of a protocol involving the discontinuation of the GnRH analogue at the mid-phase of ovarian stimulation for IVF in patients with a previous poor response...
  18. ncbi request reprint Flexible menotropins initiation after long-acting gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog
    R Ron El
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Centre, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 52:860-3. 1989
    ..The flexible hMG commencement lowers the cancellation rate to a minimum...
  19. ncbi request reprint Morphology assessment and fluorescence in situ hybridization of the same spermatozoon using a computerized cell-scanning system
    D Strassburger
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Hum Reprod 22:201-9. 2007
    ..Poor sperm morphology is statistically associated with an increase in the incidence of chromosome abnormalities. Our aim was to examine the possible correlation between chromosomal aberrations and sperm morphology in the same cell...
  20. doi request reprint Presence of IL-18 in testicular tissue of fertile and infertile men
    A Komsky
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Andrologia 44:1-8. 2012
    ..The presence of this cytokine in somatic as well as in different types of germ cells may suggest its involvement in the regulation of the spermatogenic process and steroidogenesis under physiological and pathological conditions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy after 24 consecutive fetal losses: lessons learned from surrogacy
    A Raziel
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 74:104-6. 2000
    ..To offer surrogacy as a treatment option to patients in whom maternal rather than fetal factors are responsible for high-order unexplained habitual abortions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Coasting-what is the best formula?
    O Levinsohn-Tavor
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Hum Reprod 18:937-40. 2003
    ..5-63% respectively). A multicentre randomized prospective study would help to confirm the effectiveness of this approach...
  23. ncbi request reprint Outcome of assisted reproductive technology in women over the age of 41
    R Ron-El
    In Vitro Fertilization and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 74:471-5. 2000
    ..To analyze the results of ongoing pregnancies and deliveries after assisted reproductive technology (ART) in women aged >/=41 years, stratified by year of age...
  24. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal drainage of ascites as an alternative to abdominal paracentesis in patients with severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, obesity, and generalized edema
    A Raziel
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 69:780-3. 1998
    ..To describe an alternative technique for transvaginal drainage of ascites in a case of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), generalized edema, and obesity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Flow cytometry of human semen: a preliminary study of a non-invasive method for the detection of spermatogenetic defects
    N Levek-Motola
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv and Male Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Hum Reprod 20:3469-75. 2005
    ..In this article, a flow cytometric procedure is described for assessing defects in spermatogenesis by identifying the ploidy of those immature cells...
  26. ncbi request reprint The outcome of ICSI of immature MI oocytes and rescued in vitro matured MII oocytes
    D Strassburger
    Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 19:1587-90. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Midluteal gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog administration in early pregnancy
    R Ron El
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Fertil Steril 53:572-4. 1990
    ..The report includes two cases, one without hormonal replacement, in which preclinical pregnancy occurred, and the second, where P was supplemented immediately upon diagnosis of pregnancy...
  28. doi request reprint The possible association between IVF and breast cancer incidence
    I Pappo
    Comprehensive Breast Care Institute, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1048-55. 2008
    ..The possible association between ovulation-inducing drugs and breast cancer development has been debated. Our aim was to evaluate the incidence of breast cancer in a cohort of women exposed to in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Outcome of first and repeated testicular sperm extraction and ICSI in patients with non-obstructive azoospermia
    S Friedler
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 17:2356-61. 2002
    ..It is unclear whether or not testicular sperm extraction (TESE) should be repeated for patients in whom no sperm were found during their first TESE attempt...
  30. ncbi request reprint Induction of ovulation after gnRH antagonists
    R Ron-El
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Hum Reprod Update 6:318-21. 2000
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint The midluteal decline in serum estradiol levels is drastic but not deleterious for implantation after in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer in patients with normal or high responses
    Shevach Friedler
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 83:54-60. 2005
    ..To determine the impact of the peak E(2) level and its midluteal decline on IVF-ET outcome in a group of normal- and high-responding patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Investigation of the uterine cavity in recurrent aborters
    A Raziel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 62:1080-2. 1994
    ..In view of the low specificity and high false-positive and false-negative rates, we believe that hysteroscopic evaluation of the uterine cavity is superior to HSG in recurrent abortions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with elevated plasma homocysteine
    Morey Schachter
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 18:721-7. 2003
    ..We examined the relationship between plasma homocysteine and insulin resistance in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  34. pmc Birth of healthy twins resulting from donated oocytes and posthumous use of frozen-thawed spermatozoa obtained prior to chemotherapy
    Arieh Raziel
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    J Assist Reprod Genet 20:382-4. 2003
    ..Several legal and ethical concerns are discussed...
  35. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial comparing recombinant hyaluronan/recombinant albumin versus human tubal fluid for cleavage stage embryo transfer in patients with multiple IVF-embryo transfer failure
    Shevach Friedler
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sakler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Hum Reprod 22:2444-8. 2007
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Can pregnancy rate be improved in gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist cycles by administering GnRH agonist before oocyte retrieval? A prospective, randomized study
    Morey Schachter
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 90:1087-93. 2008
    ..To examine whether the addition of one dose of preovulatory GnRH agonist could improve implantation and pregnancy rates in GnRH antagonist IVF cycles...
  37. ncbi request reprint Luteal phase characteristics following GnRH antagonist or agonist treatment - a comparative study
    Shevach Friedler
    IVF and Infertility Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Centre, Sakler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:27-32. 2006
    ..In conclusion, similar characteristics and dynamics of luteal phase oestradiol and progesterone were demonstrated comparing ovarian stimulation for IVF using GnRH agonist or antagonists, under similar luteal support...
  38. ncbi request reprint In vivo maturation of oocytes by extending the interval between human chorionic gonadotropin administration and oocyte retrieval
    Arieh Raziel
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 86:583-7. 2006
    ..To find whether the percentage of mature oocytes can be increased in the following ICSI cycle, in a selected group of patients with >or=47% immature oocytes, with the prolongation of hCG-to-oocyte retrieval interval...
  39. ncbi request reprint Recurrent heterotopic pregnancy after bilateral salpingectomy in an IVF patient: case report
    I Ben-Ami
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Assist Reprod Genet 23:333-5. 2006
    ..To report a rare clinical case of recurrent heterotopic pregnancy in the same patient following bilateral salpingectomy and in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments...
  40. ncbi request reprint Outcome of IVF pregnancies following severe OHSS
    Arieh Raziel
    IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:61-5. 2009
    ..Therefore, these pregnancies should be considered as high-risk pregnancies, and followed/treated as such. As prevention is the best 'treatment' for OHSS, this may imply the need for more patient-friendly or mild stimulation protocols...
  41. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the incidence, presentation, and management of ovarian pregnancies between two periods of time
    Arieh Raziel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 11:191-4. 2004
    ..To compare the prevalence, presentation diagnostic modalities, and management of 37 ovarian pregnancies in one institution during two time periods...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic-guided percutaneous transabdominal puncture for oocyte retrieval in a rare patient with Rokitansky syndrome in an in vitro fertilization surrogacy program
    Arieh Raziel
    IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 86:1760-3. 2006
    ..To describe the option of ultrasonographic-guided percutaneous transabdominal puncture for ovum pickup in a rare case of Rokitansky syndrome with subcostal located ovaries and a right single kidney...
  43. ncbi request reprint Eight years' experience with an IVF surrogate gestational pregnancy programme
    Arieh Raziel
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Centre, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 11:254-8. 2005
    ..In patients who conceived after more than three IVF cycles, an additional 'oocyte factor' might be present...
  44. doi request reprint Identification of extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1/2 and p38 MAPK as regulators of human sperm motility and acrosome reaction and as predictors of poor spermatozoan quality
    Tal Almog
    Department of Biochemistry, George S Wise Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    J Biol Chem 283:14479-89. 2008
    ..Therefore, increased expression of ERK1 and activated p38 can predict poor human sperm quality...
  45. ncbi request reprint Oocyte maturity and preimplantation development in relation to follicle diameter in gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist or antagonist treatments
    Daniela Nogueira
    Follicle Biology Laboratory, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Fertil Steril 85:578-83. 2006
    ....