Carlos A Medina

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clitoral priapism: a rare condition presenting as a cause of vulvar pain
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1089-91. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Wide genital hiatus is a risk factor for recurrence following anterior vaginal repair
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:184-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of vaginal length after iliococcygeus fixation and sacrospinous ligament fixation
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:267-70. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Shortening the process of determining postvoid residual
    C A Medina
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 91:266-7. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Cellular proliferation in female pelvic organ prolapse: a pilot study
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 283:1329-32. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Differential expression of smooth muscle regulatory proteins in the uterosacral ligaments of women with uterine prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:620.e1-5. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Estrogen inhibits vaginal tropoelastin and TGF-β1 production
    Nahida Chakhtoura
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1791-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The effect of biological and synthetic meshes on vaginal smooth muscle cell proliferation
    Marc Gualtieri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33010, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:435-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Effects of PPAR-delta agonist and zinc on vaginal smooth muscle cells collagen and tropoelastin production
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1775-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Differential expression of fibulins in the uterosacral ligaments of women with uterine prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 282:389-94. 2010

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Clitoral priapism: a rare condition presenting as a cause of vulvar pain
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1089-91. 2002
    ..Priapism of the clitoris is a rare condition associated with prolonged erection of the clitoris causing engorgement, swelling, and pain to the clitoris and immediate adjacent area...
  2. doi request reprint Wide genital hiatus is a risk factor for recurrence following anterior vaginal repair
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:184-7. 2008
    ..To determine if a wide genital hiatus is a risk factor for recurrence of anterior vaginal wall prolapse following anterior vaginal repair...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of vaginal length after iliococcygeus fixation and sacrospinous ligament fixation
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:267-70. 2008
    ..To compare vaginal length after iliococcygeus fixation (ICF) and sacrospinous ligament fixation (SSLF)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Shortening the process of determining postvoid residual
    C A Medina
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 91:266-7. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Cellular proliferation in female pelvic organ prolapse: a pilot study
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 283:1329-32. 2011
    ..To assess cell proliferation in pelvic organ prolapse (POP)...
  6. doi request reprint Differential expression of smooth muscle regulatory proteins in the uterosacral ligaments of women with uterine prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:620.e1-5. 2010
    ..To compare smooth muscle regulatory protein expression in the uterosacral ligament (USL) of women with and without uterine prolapse...
  7. doi request reprint Estrogen inhibits vaginal tropoelastin and TGF-β1 production
    Nahida Chakhtoura
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1791-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify the effects of estrogen on vaginal smooth muscle cell (SMC) tropoelastin and transforming growth factor (TGF)-β1 production...
  8. doi request reprint The effect of biological and synthetic meshes on vaginal smooth muscle cell proliferation
    Marc Gualtieri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33010, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:435-7. 2011
    ..To compare the effects of polypropylene mesh or porcine dermal acellular collagen matrix mesh with and without estradiol supplementation on vaginal smooth muscle cells (VaSMC) proliferation...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of PPAR-delta agonist and zinc on vaginal smooth muscle cells collagen and tropoelastin production
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1775-9. 2012
    ..The objective was to measure the effects of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta (PPAR-delta) agonist and zinc sulfate (ZS) on vaginal smooth muscle cell (SMC) proliferation, tropoelastin production, and collagen production...
  10. doi request reprint Differential expression of fibulins in the uterosacral ligaments of women with uterine prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 282:389-94. 2010
    ..To compare fibulin-3 (FIB-3) and fibulin-5 (FIB-5) expressions in uterosacral ligaments (USL) of women with and without uterine prolapse...
  11. doi request reprint Caldesmon expression is decreased in women with anterior vaginal wall prolapse: a pilot study
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, P O Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:985-90. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare vaginal caldesmon expression in women with and without anterior vaginal wall prolapse...
  12. doi request reprint Fibulin-5 expression is decreased in women with anterior vaginal wall prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, P O Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:207-11. 2009
    ..3 (2-3), P = 0.04]. Fibulin-5 expression is decreased in vaginal biopsies from women with prolapse. Changes in fibulin expression may play a role in the development of pelvic organ prolapse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of suture type on postoperative urinary retention following Burch colposuspension
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:193-4. 2008
  14. doi request reprint The effects of PPARδ agonist and zinc on ovariectomized rats' vagina
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:126-31. 2013
    ..This study aimed to measure the effects of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-δ (PPARδ) agonist GW501516 (GW) and zinc sulfate (ZS) on ovariectomized rats' vaginal histomorphology and collagen expression...
  15. doi request reprint TGF-beta 1 is a potential regulator of vaginal tropoelastin production
    Peter Takacs
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 23:357-63. 2012
    ..Our aims were to correlate transforming growth factor (TGF)-β1 and elastin mRNA expression in the vagina of women and to measure the effects of TGF-β1 on vaginal smooth muscle cell (SMC) proliferation and tropoelastin production...
  16. doi request reprint Vaginal smooth muscle cell apoptosis is increased in women with pelvic organ prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, P O Box 016960, Miami, FL, 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:1559-64. 2008
    ..04 +/- 0.01 vs. 0.02 +/- 0.03, P = 0.041). The fraction of smooth muscle in the vagina is significantly decreased and the rate of apoptosis is higher in women with anterior vaginal wall prolapse compared to women without prolapse...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effects of estrogen, progesterone and polypropylene mesh on vaginal smooth muscle cell proliferation
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    J Smooth Muscle Res 46:9-15. 2010
    ..To measure the effects of estrogen, progesterone and polypropylene mesh on vaginal smooth muscle cell proliferation...
  18. doi request reprint Uterosacral ligament smooth muscle cell apoptosis is increased in women with uterine prolapse
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Reprod Sci 16:447-52. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the smooth muscle content and apoptosis of the uterosacral ligament in women with and without uterine prolapse...
  19. ncbi request reprint Tension-free vaginal tape: poor intraoperative cough test as a predictor of postoperative urinary retention
    Peter Takacs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology D 50, Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, P O Box 016960, Miami, FL 33010, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1445-7. 2007
    ..83, 95% CI [1.39-33.49], P = 0.018). A poor quality intraoperative cough test at the time of TVT procedure is a predictor of immediate postoperative urinary retention...