myoma

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Summary: A benign neoplasm of muscular tissue. (Stedman, 25th ed)

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  1. Cunzhi H, Jiexian J, Xianwen Z, Jingang G, Shumin Z, Lili D. Serum and tissue levels of six trace elements and copper/zinc ratio in patients with cervical cancer and uterine myoma. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2003;94:113-22 pubmed
    ..Cu, Zn, Fe, Mn, Ca, and Se) and the Cu/Zn ratio in 40 cases of patients with cervical cancer, 30 cases of uterine myoma, and 50 healthy subjects were measured by atomic absorption spectrophotometry; the selenium content was determined ..
  2. Parker W. Etiology, symptomatology, and diagnosis of uterine myomas. Fertil Steril. 2007;87:725-36 pubmed
    ..To review the currently available literature regarding the biology, etiology, symptoms, and diagnosis of uterine myomas...
  3. Tinelli A, Malvasi A, Rahimi S, Negro R, Cavallotti C, Vergara D, et al. Myoma pseudocapsule: a distinct endocrino-anatomical entity in gynecological surgery. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2009;25:661-7 pubmed publisher
    The myoma pseudocapsule is a structure formed surrounding the uterine fibroid, that in the uterus separates the myoma from normal tissue; because literature is lack of detailed information concerning myoma pseudocapsule, the author ..
  4. Kim K, La S, Kim A, Kim J, Liebich H. Capillary electrophoretic profiling and pattern recognition analysis of urinary nucleosides from uterine myoma and cervical cancer patients. J Chromatogr B Biomed Sci Appl. 2001;754:97-106 pubmed
    ..A total of 15 nucleosides were positively identified in urine samples (2 ml) from eight uterine myoma (benign tumor group), 10 uterine cervical cancer (malignant tumor group) patients and 10 healthy females (normal ..
  5. Grune B, Zikulnig E, Gembruch U. Sepsis in second trimester of pregnancy due to an infected myoma. A case report and a review of the literature. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2001;16:245-7 pubmed
    ..The myoma now appeared with the same size but an increased echogenicity of the liquid parts...
  6. Sinha R, Sundaram M, Hegde A, Mahajan C. Pelvic schwannoma masquerading as broad ligament myoma. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2008;15:217-9 pubmed publisher
    Two cases of pelvic schwannoma appeared as broad ligament myoma. Laparoscopic myomectomy was planned for both patients in view of suspected broad ligament myoma...
  7. Okudela K, Woo T, Yazawa T, Ogawa N, Tajiri M, Masuda M, et al. Significant association between EGFR-mutated lung adenocarcinoma and past illness from gastric cancer or uterine myoma: its implication in carcinogenesis. Lung Cancer. 2009;66:287-91 pubmed publisher
    ..5%), KRAS 0/13 (0.0%), no mutation (NONE) 1/57 (1.8%); Fisher's exact test, P=0.0064) or uterine myoma in females (EGFR 8/25 (32.0%), KRAS 0/9 (0.0%), NONE 3/41 (7.3%); Fisher's exact test, P=0.0139)...
  8. Chen C, Jeng C, Liu W, Shen J. Retroperitoneal schwannoma mimicking uterine myoma. Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2009;48:176-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a 44-year-old woman with a pelvic mass initially diagnosed as a uterine fibroid but subsequently proven to be a retroperitoneal cellular schwannoma...
  9. Ertunc D, Uzun R, Tok E, Doruk A, Dilek S. The effect of myoma uteri and myomectomy on sexual function. J Sex Med. 2009;6:1032-1038 pubmed publisher
    This is a report about the effects of myoma uteri and myomectomy on sexual function in women. The aim of this article was to determine the effects of myoma uteri and myomectomy on sexual function in women...

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  1. Favini R, Aldieri E, Revelli A, Bosia A, Massobrio M, Ghigo D. Nitric oxide synthesis in human nonpregnant myometrium and uterine myomas. Fertil Steril. 2003;79 Suppl 1:749-53 pubmed
    ..Academic research institution. Twenty-one patients undergoing laparoscopy or laparotomy for uterine myoma. Measurement of NO synthase activity in homogenates from myoma and parental myometrium biopsies, and NO synthesis ..
  2. Karateke A, Kir G, Gurbuz A, Aker F. Microscopic endometrioid carcinoma arising in endosalpingeal endometriosis. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2004;25:389-90 pubmed
    ..found in 74-year-old woman undergoing total abdominal hysterectomy with salpingo-oophorectomy for uterine myoma, hematometra and bilateral hydrosalpinx...
  3. Pailodze M, Daneliya G, Dgebuadze M. Morphofunctional characteristics of the ovaries in proliferative uterine myoma. Bull Exp Biol Med. 2006;141:375-7 pubmed
    Morphofunctional changes in the ovaries in women of reproductive age with proliferative uterine myoma were studied...
  4. Rong C, Shen K, Lang J, Yang J, Wu M, Pan L, et al. [Comparison of three subcategories of laparoscopic hysterectomy]. Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao. 2007;29:418-21 pubmed
    ..b>Myoma and adenomyosis of uterus were the most common diseases in this study, accounting for 66.9%, 38.4%, and 52...
  5. Plewka A, Madej P, Plewka D, Nowaczyk G, Morek M, Bogunia E, et al. The TRAF2 and TRAF6 expression in myomas and myometrium of women in reproduction and perimenopausal age. Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2010;48:407-16 pubmed publisher
    ..In myomas the presence of aromatase was detected and, in addition, oestrogen was found to be synthesized in myoma cells. The studies were performed on myoma patients of generative age and those in peri-menopausal age...
  6. Plewka A, Plewka D, Madej P, Nowaczyk G, Sieron Stoltny K, Jakubiec Bartnik B. Processes of apoptosis and cell proliferation in uterine myomas originating from reproductive and perimenopausal women. Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2011;49:398-404 pubmed
    ..The study included evaluation of immunolocalization of two index proteins which participate in myoma cells growth control: Ki-67 nuclear antigen and caspase 3...
  7. Devine K, McCluskey T, Henne M, Armstrong A, Venkatesan A, DeCherney A. Is magnetic resonance imaging sufficient to diagnose rudimentary uterine horn? A case report and review of the literature. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2013;20:533-6 pubmed publisher
    ..woman with unilateral dysmenorrhea whose MRI features suggested a unicornuate uterus with a hematometrous noncommunicating horn although laparoscopy ultimately revealed a necrotic myoma without an accompanying müllerian anomaly.
  8. Chiaffarino F, Cipriani S, Ricci E, La Vecchia C, Chiantera V, Bulfoni A, et al. Alcohol consumption and risk of uterine myoma: A systematic review and meta analysis. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0188355 pubmed publisher
    The published data about alcohol consumption and uterine myoma are scanty and controversial: some studies found positive association whereas other studies showed no association.
  9. Cox D, Giltman L. Myopericytoma of the thoracic spine: a case report. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2003;28:E30-2 pubmed
    ..The diagnosis of myopericytoma should be included, along with hemangiopericytoma, in the differential diagnosis of lytic lesions of the spine. ..
  10. Sapmaz E, Celik H. Comparison of the effects of the ligation of ascending branches of bilateral arteria uterina with tourniquet method on the intra-operative and post-operative hemorrhage in abdominal myomectomy cases. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2003;111:74-7 pubmed
    ..Fifty-one cases with symptomatic myoma uteri were prospectively, randomly assigned to two single blind groups...
  11. Birinyi L, Daragó P, Torok P, Csiszár P, Major T, Borsos A, et al. Predictive value of hysteroscopic examination in intrauterine abnormalities. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2004;115:75-9 pubmed
    ..The evaluation of endometrial cycles and of the thickness of the endometrium by hysteroscopy is less accurate. ..
  12. Kuzel D, Horak P, Hrazdirova L, Kubinova K, Sosna O, Mara M. "See and treat" hysteroscopy after missed abortion. Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2011;20:14-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Uterine malformations were found in 12 patients, intrauterine adhesions in seven and submucous myoma in two cases. As a side finding four cases of asymptomatic retained products of conception were found...
  13. Audisio T, Crespo Roca F, Giraudo P, Ramallo R. Fibroadenoma of the vulva--simultaneous with breast fibroadenomas and uterine myoma. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2011;15:75-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The histopathological diagnosis and the identification of the hormonal receptors are important for control purposes and therapeutic indications. ..
  14. Damasco M, Chan P, Slonim M, Ang W, Healey M. Incidence of Malignancy and Myoma Variants at Surgery for Presumed Benign Symptomatic Myomas. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2017;24:659-664 pubmed publisher
    ..There was a low but significant rate of unexpected gynecologic malignancy and a higher than expected rate of clinically significant adverse outcomes with manually morcellated cellular myoma variants.
  15. Ji L, Jin L, Hu M. Laparoscopic Myomectomy with Temporary Bilateral Uterine Artery Occlusion Compared with Traditional Surgery for Uterine Myomas: Blood Loss and Recurrence. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2018;25:434-439 pubmed publisher
    ..Obstetrics and gynecology department in Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital. Women with symptomatic uterine myoma. Sixty-four patients with symptomatic uterine myomas were randomly divided into trial (group A, n = ..
  16. Bastian A, Philippou S, Bollow M, Totzeck B, Khanavkar B, Scherff A, et al. [The benign metastasizing leiomyoma: case collection and therapeutical options]. Pneumologie. 2007;61:568-72 pubmed
    ..We discuss the origin of this disease and different therapeutic options - from oophorectomy to different hormon therapies. A standardized therapeutic recommendation cannot be given. ..
  17. Kucuk T. When virginity does matter: rigid hysteroscopy for diagnostic and operative vaginoscopy--a series of 26 cases. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2007;14:651-3 pubmed
    ..In 5 cases, cervical polyps and a subserous myoma were resected and cut into pieces for removal through the hymenal opening...
  18. Alouini S, Mesnard L, Coly S, Dolique M, Lemaire B. [Gynecological emergencies: etiology and degree of gravity]. J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris). 2012;41:48-54 pubmed publisher
    ..Ectopic pregnancy remains a rare event. Better information of the users on the significance of the urgency is desirable. Consultation of a referent physician before emergency services should be privileged. ..
  19. Plewka A, Madej P, Plewka D, Kowalczyk A, Miskiewicz A, Wittek P, et al. Immunohistochemical localization of selected pro-inflammatory factors in uterine myomas and myometrium in women of various ages. Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2013;51:73-83 pubmed publisher
    ..size of myomas and no significant differences were observed in the number of stained nuclei between control and myoma groups...
  20. Gingold J, Gueye N, Falcone T. Minimally Invasive Approaches to Myoma Management. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..We also briefly discuss the emerging technologies of uterine artery embolization, ultrasound surgery, and radiofrequency ablation. ..
  21. Brüggmann D, Louwen F, Braun T, Klingelhöfer D, Bauer J, Bendels M, et al. The uterine fibroid/myoma tumour: analysis of the global research architecture using density-equalizing mapping. Reprod Biomed Online. 2018;36:227-238 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, this analysis of global fibroid research activity illustrates a multitude of important features ranging from quantitative and semi-qualitative fibroid research aspects to socioeconomic benchmarking. ..
  22. Romer T, Schmidt T, Foth D. Pre- and postoperative hormonal treatment in patients with hysteroscopic surgery. Contrib Gynecol Obstet. 2000;20:1-12 pubmed
    ..Prior to a hysteroscopic myoma resection, pretreatment with GnRH analogues is indicated for all myomas with a diameter of more than 3 cm and/or ..
  23. Donnez J, Pirard C, Smets M, Polet R, Feger C, Squifflet J. Unusual growth of a myoma during pregnancy. Fertil Steril. 2002;78:632-3 pubmed
  24. Paul P, Koshy A. Multiple peritoneal parasitic myomas after laparoscopic myomectomy and morcellation. Fertil Steril. 2006;85:492-3 pubmed
    ..We describe multiple parasitic myomas visualized on laparoscopy in a woman who had a previous laparoscopic myomectomy. Location of the myomas suggests morcellation as a contributing factor. ..
  25. Chen Y, Chen C, Cheng W, Huang C, Chang C, Lee C, et al. Submucous myoma induces uterine inversion. Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2006;45:159-61 pubmed
    ..Diagnosis of uterine inversion is often not easy and imaging studies might be helpful. Surgical treatment is the method of choice in nonpuerperal uterine inversion. ..
  26. Madej P, Plewka A, Plewka D, Palen P, Nowaczyk G, Bogunia E, et al. The aromatase expression in myomas and myometriums of women in reproduction and perimenopausal age. Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2009;47:497-504 pubmed publisher
    ..Expression of aromatase was detected in patients of various age, with large or small uterine myomas, using an immunohistochemical technique. In addition expression of the enzyme was examined at the periphery of every myoma.
  27. Cezar C, Becker S, Di Spiezio Sardo A, Herrmann A, Larbig A, Tanos V, et al. Laparoscopy or laparotomy as the way of entrance in myoma enucleation. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2017;296:709-720 pubmed publisher
  28. Salo T, Dourado M, Sundquist E, Apu E, Alahuhta I, Tuomainen K, et al. Organotypic three-dimensional assays based on human leiomyoma-derived matrices. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2018;373: pubmed publisher
    ..b>Myoma discs are practical for investigating the invasion of cancer cells, as are cocultures of cancer and stromal cells ..
  29. Otakara M, Ando Y, Matsumoto Y, Kakimoto K. A stepwise transcervical resection of a large uterine myoma after vaginal delivery. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2003;267:261-2 pubmed
    This study reported a stepwise (4-times) transcervical resection (TCR) performed on a patient with a large uterine myoma. The patient (36 years old) was at 6 weeks of pregnancy when at the first medical examination a uterine myoma, as ..
  30. La Sala G, Blasi I, Gallinelli A, Debbi C, Lopopolo G, Vinci V, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of sonohysterography and transvaginal sonography as compared with hysteroscopy and endometrial biopsy: a prospective study. Minerva Ginecol. 2011;63:421-7 pubmed
    ..TVS could reduce the number of diagnostic Hys normally performed in women with normal uterine cavity. Furthermore SHG should be useful to diagnose the pathologies and to decide between operative Hys in-office or resectoscopic treatment. ..
  31. Giraudet G, Niro J, Lucot J, Panel P. [Management of myoma: what is the place for hysterectomy and how to perform it?]. Presse Med. 2013;42:1133-7 pubmed publisher
    Hysterectomy is the most effective treatment for symptomatic myoma with no possible recurrence. Hysterectomy for myoma is associated with a high rate of patient satisfaction (95%)...
  32. Wong J, Tan G, Nadarajah R, Teo M. Novel management of a giant cervical myoma in a premenopausal patient. BMJ Case Rep. 2017;2017: pubmed publisher
    ..As such, we present a case of a giant cervical myoma that was treated with an abdominal trachelectomy in an attempt to preserve fertility.
  33. Kim H, Jeong T, Lee Y, Kim G, Hong S, Beck S, et al. A retroperitoneal dedifferentiated liposarcoma mimicking an ovarian tumor. Obstet Gynecol Sci. 2017;60:598-601 pubmed publisher
    ..Given the patient's age, large mass size, and accompanying uterine myoma and right ovarian cyst, total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy was performed...
  34. Gojnic M, Pervulov M, Petkovic S, Papic M, Jeremic K, Mostic T. Indication of myomectomy during pregnancy from Doppler ultrasonography. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol. 2004;31:197-8 pubmed
    ..is generally not considered to be indicated to prevent pregnancy complications except for women with a history of myoma-related complications...
  35. Scott R, Blank K, Proffer L, Kraus E, Heim Hall J. Perivascular myoma of myopericytoma and myofibromatosis-type arising in a chronic scar. J Cutan Pathol. 2006;33:231-5 pubmed
    We describe a case of a cutaneous perivascular myoma with features overlapping between the myofibromatosis and the myopericytoma type...
  36. Protasova O, Maksimova I, Botvin M, Zakharova O, Doletskaia D. [Morphological disintegration of biological fluids and tissues and the imbalance of macro- and microelements]. Fiziol Cheloveka. 2007;33:104-9 pubmed
  37. Matsuzaki S, Canis M, Darcha C, Pouly J, Mage G. HOXA-10 expression in the mid-secretory endometrium of infertile patients with either endometriosis, uterine fibromas or unexplained infertility. Hum Reprod. 2009;24:3180-7 pubmed publisher
    ..deep infiltrating endometriosis, ovarian endometriosis and superficial peritoneal endometriosis), with uterine myoma, and unexplained infertility patients as compared with healthy fertile controls...
  38. Lee W, Liu W, Fuh J, Tsai Y, Shih C, Wang P. Use of uterine vessel occlusion in the management of uterine myomas: two different approaches. Fertil Steril. 2010;94:1875-81 pubmed publisher
    ..6% vs. 36.4%). If UVO is used for uterine fibroids, the 3-year efficacy might be better than that with UAO. This finding is worthy of further investigation. ..
  39. Po L, Lee P. The Unintended Consequences of an FDA Warning: The Case of Power Morcellation in Myoma Surgery. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2016;23:597-602 pubmed publisher
    ..After reading about the risks and benefits of open and MIS approaches to myoma removal, 65% would choose an MIS approach if the risk of cancer spread was up to 0.3% (1 in 350)...
  40. Bobrov I, Avdalian A, Lazarev A, Klimachev V, Klimacheva T, Mishchenko E. [The morphofunctional characteristics of proteins of nucleolar organizers in uterine smooth muscle tumors]. Arkh Patol. 2008;70:18-23 pubmed
    ..04). Thus, the organizers numbered 12.1 +/- 0.5 and 21.7 +/- 1.0 in high- and low-grade sarcomas, respectively, which may be used in the differential diagnosis of cellular, bizarre, mitotically active leiomyomas and leiomyosarcomas. ..
  41. Raga F, Sanz Cortes M, Bonilla F, Casañ E, Bonilla Musoles F. Reducing blood loss at myomectomy with use of a gelatin-thrombin matrix hemostatic sealant. Fertil Steril. 2009;92:356-60 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the hemostatic efficacy and handling of gelatin-thrombin matrix in abdominal myomectomy...
  42. Yoon S, Kim K, Kim S, Ha D, Lee C, Lee S, et al. Pregnancy and natural delivery following magnetic resonance imaging-guided focused ultrasound surgery of uterine myomas. Yonsei Med J. 2010;51:451-3 pubmed publisher
    ..At 39 weeks, she gave birth to a healthy baby girl, via a vaginal delivery. There were no complications in the pregnancy or during labor. ..
  43. Islam M, Ciavattini A, Petraglia F, Castellucci M, Ciarmela P. Extracellular matrix in uterine leiomyoma pathogenesis: a potential target for future therapeutics. Hum Reprod Update. 2017;:1-27 pubmed publisher
    Uterine leiomyoma (also known as fibroid or myoma) is the most common benign tumor of the uterus found in women of reproductive age...
  44. Di Blasi A, Ferrara G, Gogglia P. [Renal capsuloma: description of a case with predominantly muscular differentiation]. Pathologica. 2003;95:119-22 pubmed
    ..The Authors have not found in the literature the association between Renal Capsuloma and Papillary Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the renal pelvis...
  45. McGregor D, Whitman G, Middleton L. Myolipoma of the breast: mammographic, sonographic, and pathologic correlation. Breast J. 2004;10:259-60 pubmed
  46. Kumru S, Godekmerdan A, Yilmaz B. Immune effects of surgical menopause and estrogen replacement therapy in peri-menopausal women. J Reprod Immunol. 2004;63:31-8 pubmed
    ..women who were to undergo total abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oopherectomy (TAH + BSO) for uterine myoma were enrolled into this study...
  47. Kim M, Park D, Lee J, Choi D, Hwang K, Ryu H, et al. Progesterone-dependent release of transforming growth factor-beta1 from epithelial cells enhances the endometrial decidualization by turning on the Smad signalling in stromal cells. Mol Hum Reprod. 2005;11:801-8 pubmed
    ..The secreted, epithelial-derived TGF-beta1 then acts on adjacent stromal cells, at least in part, to turn on Smad signalling that could lead to stromal decidualization...
  48. Bettocchi S, Siristatidis C, Pontrelli G, Di Spiezio Sardo A, Ceci O, Nappi L, et al. The destiny of myomas: should we treat small submucous myomas in women of reproductive age?. Fertil Steril. 2008;90:905-10 pubmed publisher
    ..To carry out a thorough analysis aimed at demonstrating that a "wait-and-see" approach is no longer acceptable in women of reproductive age with small submucous myomas, even if they are asymptomatic...
  49. Van Kruchten P, Vermelis J, Herold I, Van Zundert A. Hypotonic and isotonic fluid overload as a complication of hysteroscopic procedures: two case reports. Minerva Anestesiol. 2010;76:373-7 pubmed
    ..Hypotonic as well as isotonic distention media can cause serious complications. The authors focus on factors that may increase the risk of fluid overload, which should be known to both anesthesiologists and gynecologists...
  50. Zhu H, Jin Y, Xu S, Xia Y, Xie L. Total laparoscopic hysterectomy after liver transplantation. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2010;9:438-40 pubmed
    ..The number of females who undergo liver transplantation is growing and sometimes gynecologic operations are needed to control gynecologic diseases after liver transplantation...
  51. Wang J, Wang L, Shang Guan X, Huang L. Hysteroscopic removal of intrauterine contraceptive device embedded within submucous myoma. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2010;50:397-9 pubmed publisher
    We report that an intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) embedded within intrauterine tumour (submucous myoma) in a postmenopausal woman was misdiagnosed, definitively diagnosed and successfully removed with hysteroscopic resection...
  52. Su W, Lee W, Cheng M, Yen M, Chao K, Wang P. Typical and atypical clinical presentation of uterine myomas. J Chin Med Assoc. 2012;75:487-93 pubmed publisher
    b>Myoma is the most common benign neoplasm that can occur in the female reproductive system, most frequently seen in women in their 50s...
  53. Hurst B, Stackhouse D, Matthews M, Marshburn P. Uterine artery embolization for symptomatic uterine myomas. Fertil Steril. 2000;74:855-69 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the role of uterine artery embolization as treatment for symptomatic uterine myomas...
  54. Bedner R, Rzepka Górska I. [Diagnostic hysteroscopy after D&C in women with perimenopausal bleeding]. Ginekol Pol. 2002;73:577-82 pubmed
    ..Comparative estimation of D&C and hysteroscopy as a method of receiving material to histological estimation in perimenopausal women...
  55. McMenamin M, Fletcher C. Malignant myopericytoma: expanding the spectrum of tumours with myopericytic differentiation. Histopathology. 2002;41:450-60 pubmed
    ..Here we seek to describe for the first time and clinicopathologically characterize examples of malignant myopericytoma...
  56. Paschopoulos M, Kaponis A, Makrydimas G, Zikopoulos K, Alamanos Y, O Donovan P, et al. Selecting distending medium for out-patient hysteroscopy. Does it really matter?. Hum Reprod. 2004;19:2619-25 pubmed
    ..The aim of this prospective randomized study was to evaluate the role of carbon dioxide (CO2) and normal saline for diagnostic accuracy in out-patient hysteroscopy...
  57. Ballesteros Manzo A, Barros Delgadillo J, Ochoa Rueda S, Villalobos Acosta S, Barroso Villa G, Sánchez Solís V, et al. [Effect of intramural and subserous myomas on in vitro fertilization cycles and their perinatal results]. Ginecol Obstet Mex. 2006;74:55-65 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the effect of intramural and subserous myomas in in vitro fertilization cycles, as well as its perinatal results...
  58. Berger U, Altgassen C, Kuss S, Schneider A. Patients' satisfaction with laparoscopic myomectomy. J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol. 2006;27:225-30 pubmed
    ..The following study aimed to examine clinically relevant aspects of perceived satisfaction following laparoscopic myomectomy...
  59. Jaturasrivilai P. A comparative study between laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy and abdominal hysterectomy. J Med Assoc Thai. 2007;90:837-43 pubmed
    ..efficiency of laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH) and total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH) MATERIAL AND METHOD: Medical records of 50 cases of LA VH and 50 cases of TAH were reviewed from January 2004 to December 2004..
  60. Karpuz V, Ikitimur B, Karpuz H. [A survey of heart tumors: clinical and echocardiographic approach]. Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2007;7:427-35 pubmed
    ..Metastases to the heart are usually approached symptomatically except for exceptional cases...
  61. Maccio A, Madeddu C, Caffiero A, Paoletti A. Successful pregnancy following myomectomy of a giant uterine myoma: role of a combined surgical approach. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2012;285:1577-80 pubmed publisher
    There are very few reports in the literature about the conservative surgical approach of large uterine myoma. The individualization of the surgery approach, the technical expertise and skill of the surgeon, the use of modern technologies/..
  62. Hoshimoto K, Hayashi M, Ohkura T. Regulation of dosage of conjugated equine estrogen is useful for add-back therapy. J Med. 2000;31:167-75 pubmed
    ..This article focuses on the methods of administration of CEE combined with GnRHa for women with symptomatic uterine myomas...
  63. Pochwałowski M, Noga L, Jedryka M, Goluda C. [The analysis of sodium, potassium and calcium concentration in myomas, myometrium and peripheral blood]. Ginekol Pol. 2001;72:1059-62 pubmed
    ..Concerning the differences between two phases of the cycle we observed that the level of the potassium is significantly lower in the myomas in the proliferative phase but the the level of the sodium is higher in the secretory phase...
  64. Edwards A, Bermudez C, Piwonka G, Berr M, Zamorano J, Larrain E, et al. Carney's syndrome: complex myxomas. Report of four cases and review of the literature. Cardiovasc Surg. 2002;10:264-75 pubmed
    ..Complex myxoma appears as a multi-systemic disorder, occasionally having an ominous prognosis and malignant potentiality, and is still undergoing investigation for better understanding and identification...
  65. Kuzel D. [Hysteroscopy in the therapy of uterine myomas]. Ceska Gynekol. 2003;68:133-5 pubmed
  66. Jadoul P, Pirard C, Squifflet J, Smets M, Donnez J. Pelvic mass in a woman with Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome. Fertil Steril. 2004;81:203-4 pubmed
    Magnetic resonance imaging and laparoscopy demonstrated the presence of a myoma in a woman with Rokitansky syndrome.
  67. Niewolin M, Stypa T, Wasielewski A, Łasowski A, Sieg W, Galasiewicz B. [Hysteroscopy in cases of abnormal uterine bleeding and abnormal ultrasonographic findings of uterine cavity-own experience]. Ginekol Pol. 2004;75:281-7 pubmed
    ..In the paper authors present indications and results of using diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy in the clinical practise and compare histological result with introductory diagnosis of ultrasonography and hysteroscopy...
  68. Nathorst Boös J, Rådestad A. [Perform more hysteroscopies! Safe and cost-efficient in intrauterine changes]. Lakartidningen. 2004;101:2801-4 pubmed
  69. Markowska A, Belloni A, Rucinski M, Parenti A, Nardelli G, Drews K, et al. Leptin and leptin receptor expression in the myometrium and uterine myomas: Is leptin involved in tumor development?. Int J Oncol. 2005;27:1505-9 pubmed
    ..Uterine myoma is a rather common disease that develops more frequently in obese than lean women, where plasma leptin ..
  70. Istre O, Langebrekke A, Qvigstad E. Changing hysterectomy technique from open abdominal to laparoscopic: new trend in Oslo, Norway. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2007;14:74-7 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the change in hysterectomy technique...
  71. Wang P, Liu W, Fuh J, Chao H, Yuan C, Chao K. Symptomatic myoma treated with laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion and subsequent immediate myomectomy: which is the optimal surgical approach?. Fertil Steril. 2009;92:762-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the optimal surgical approach when patients are treated with laparoscopic uterine vessel occlusion (LUVO) combined with myomectomy in the management of women with symptomatic uterine fibroids...
  72. Schindler A. Non-contraceptive benefits of hormonal contraceptives. Minerva Ginecol. 2010;62:319-29 pubmed
    ..proliferative diseases of women, such as ovarian cysts, endometriosis, adenomyosis, endometrial hyperplasia, myoma and benign breast disease...
  73. Acebo E, Val Bernal J, Gómez Román J. Prichard's structures of the fossa ovalis are not histogenetically related to cardiac myxoma. Histopathology. 2001;39:529-35 pubmed
  74. Brandner P, Neis K, Diebold P. Hysteroscopic resection of submucous myomas. Contrib Gynecol Obstet. 2000;20:81-90 pubmed
    ..the present article aims at presenting to the surgeon not only a summary of the state-of-the-art techniques, but also a guideline for sophisticated strategy planning for and performance of the hysteroscopic technique of myoma resection.
  75. Lasek W, Migda M, Pilecki S, Serafin Z, Jeka S, Rosinska Migda J. [Transvaginal ultrasonography and sonohysterography in the diagnosis of benign uterine lesions in women at peri- and postmenopausal age]. Pol Merkur Lekarski. 2004;17:47-9 pubmed
    ..Diagnostic accuracy also improved with the SIS use reaching 93% for polyps, 89% for hyperplasia and 98% for myomas imaging. Our results show higher sensitivity and accuracy of SIS in the diagnostic of benign uterine lesions...
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