Basil C Tarlatzis

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. doi Barriers to conducting clinical research in reproductive medicine: Greece
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 96:807-8. 2011
  2. ncbi Direct ovarian effects and safety aspects of GnRH agonists and antagonists
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 5:8-13. 2002
  3. pmc Aromatase inhibitors in stimulated IVF cycles
    Evangelos G Papanikolaou
    Human Reproduction and Genetics Foundation, Adrianoupoleos 6, 55133 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:85. 2011
  4. pmc Strangulation of the umbilical cord by an amnion band - a rare cause of intrauterine demise: a case report
    Konstantinos Chatzigeorgiou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Ring Road, Nea Efkarpia, 56403 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 2:9108. 2009
  5. ncbi GnRH antagonists in ovarian stimulation for IVF
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Nea Efkarpia Peripheral Road, Thessaloniki 54603, Greece
    Hum Reprod Update 12:333-40. 2006
  6. ncbi The use of recombinant human LH (lutropin alfa) in the late stimulation phase of assisted reproduction cycles: a double-blind, randomized, prospective study
    B Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Infertility and IVF Centre, Geniki Kliniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hum Reprod 21:90-4. 2006
  7. ncbi Safety of GnRH agonists and antagonists
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 3:39-46. 2004
  8. ncbi Perimenopausal conception
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Unit for Human Reproduction, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 997:93-104. 2003
  9. ncbi Gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonists: impact of IVF practice and potential non-assisted reproductive technology applications
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 15:259-64. 2003
  10. ncbi Clinical management of low ovarian response to stimulation for IVF: a systematic review
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hum Reprod Update 9:61-76. 2003

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  1. doi Barriers to conducting clinical research in reproductive medicine: Greece
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 96:807-8. 2011
    ..In Greece, procedures for obtaining funding and/or state approval for a research project are lengthy, hinder collaboration between centers, and may render projects outdated...
  2. ncbi Direct ovarian effects and safety aspects of GnRH agonists and antagonists
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 5:8-13. 2002
    ..So far, no studies have suggested an adverse effect of GnRH analogues on the developing human follicle. Moreover, the physiological significance of a direct in-vitro ovarian effect of GnRH analogues remains to be established...
  3. pmc Aromatase inhibitors in stimulated IVF cycles
    Evangelos G Papanikolaou
    Human Reproduction and Genetics Foundation, Adrianoupoleos 6, 55133 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:85. 2011
    ..Finally administration of letrozole during luteal phase in IVF cycles offers another treatment modality for patients at high risk for OHSS taking into account that it drastically reduces estradiol levels...
  4. pmc Strangulation of the umbilical cord by an amnion band - a rare cause of intrauterine demise: a case report
    Konstantinos Chatzigeorgiou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Ring Road, Nea Efkarpia, 56403 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cases J 2:9108. 2009
    ..The amniotic band syndrome has a scarce prevalence and intrauterine death as a result of amniotic bands formation is extremely rare...
  5. ncbi GnRH antagonists in ovarian stimulation for IVF
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Nea Efkarpia Peripheral Road, Thessaloniki 54603, Greece
    Hum Reprod Update 12:333-40. 2006
    ..The role of GnRH antagonists in ovarian stimulation for IVF appears to be promising, although many questions regarding preferred dose regimens and effects on clinical outcomes remain...
  6. ncbi The use of recombinant human LH (lutropin alfa) in the late stimulation phase of assisted reproduction cycles: a double-blind, randomized, prospective study
    B Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Infertility and IVF Centre, Geniki Kliniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hum Reprod 21:90-4. 2006
    ..The effect of recombinant human LH (r-hLH; lutropin alfa) in women undergoing controlled ovarian stimulation with recombinant human FSH (r-hFSH) prior to IVF was investigated...
  7. ncbi Safety of GnRH agonists and antagonists
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 3:39-46. 2004
    ..On the other hand, as no definite conclusions about the safety of these drugs can be drawn until now, continued assessment of the aforementioned parameters in long-term follow-up studies is recommended...
  8. ncbi Perimenopausal conception
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Unit for Human Reproduction, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 997:93-104. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi Gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonists: impact of IVF practice and potential non-assisted reproductive technology applications
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 15:259-64. 2003
    ..To provide the clinician with updated knowledge of the most recent findings on the clinical use of gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonists...
  10. ncbi Clinical management of low ovarian response to stimulation for IVF: a systematic review
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hum Reprod Update 9:61-76. 2003
    ..Well-designed, large-scale, randomized, controlled trials are needed to assess the efficacy of these different management strategies...
  11. ncbi GnRH agonists vs antagonists
    B C Tarlatzis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:57-65. 2007
    ....
  12. doi How to improve the probability of pregnancy in poor responders undergoing in vitro fertilization: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dimitra Kyrou
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Unit for Human Reproduction, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 91:749-66. 2009
    ..To systematically review the literature to identify randomized controlled trials, which evaluate interventions aiming to improve the probability of pregnancy in poor responders undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  13. doi Serum inhibin B and anti-Müllerian hormone are not superior to follicle-stimulating hormone as predictors of the presence of sperm in testicular fine-needle aspiration in men with azoospermia
    Dimitrios G Goulis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 91:1279-84. 2009
    ..To compare FSH, inhibin B (INHB), and anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) as predictors of the recovery of sperm in testicular fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNA) performed in men with azoospermia...
  14. doi EMAS position statement: Fertility preservation
    Gesthimani Mintziori
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Maturitas 77:85-9. 2014
    ..The increasing incidence of malignant diseases that often require gonadotoxic treatment and the tendency to become a parent later in life result in an increased need for fertility preservation...
  15. doi Thyroid function during ovarian stimulation: a systematic review
    Gesthimani Mintziori
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 96:780-5. 2011
    ..To review the evidence regarding thyroid function and thyroid autoimmunity (TAI) changes in women undergoing ovarian stimulation (OS)...
  16. doi Inhibin B and anti-Mullerian hormone as markers of persistent spermatogenesis in men with non-obstructive azoospermia: a meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy studies
    Konstantinos A Toulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Ring Road, Nea Efkarpia, 54603 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hum Reprod Update 16:713-24. 2010
    ..Inhibin B (Inh-B) and anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) have been proposed as direct markers of Sertoli cell function and indirect markers of spermatogenesis...
  17. doi Risk of spontaneous miscarriage in euthyroid women with thyroid autoimmunity undergoing IVF: a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos A Toulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology Unit for Human Reproduction, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Aristotle University, Ring Road, Nea Efkarpia, 56403 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Endocrinol 162:643-52. 2010
    ..To investigate whether thyroid autoimmunity (TAI) is associated with increased risk for spontaneous miscarriage in subfertile, euthyroid women undergoing IVF...
  18. doi Evidence-based management of poor ovarian response
    Christos A Venetis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1205:199-206. 2010
    ..Further randomized control trials are warranted to reliably determine which would be the best approach for treating poor ovarian response...
  19. doi Fixed versus flexible gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist administration in in vitro fertilization: a randomized controlled trial
    Efstratios M Kolibianakis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 95:558-62. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether the incidence of luteinizing hormone (LH) rise is reduced by using a flexible compared with a fixed day-6 protocol of GnRH antagonist administration...
  20. ncbi Cryopreservation of human embryos by vitrification or slow freezing: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kalliopi E Loutradi
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 90:186-93. 2008
    ..the literature systematically in order to identify prospective comparative trials answering the following question: Is vitrification of human embryos associated with a higher postthawing survival rate as compared with slow freezing?..
  21. doi Semen analysis by electron and fluorescence microscopy in a case of partial hydatidiform mole reveals a high incidence of abnormal morphology, diploidy, and tetraploidy
    Katerina Chatzimeletiou
    Section of Reproductive Medicine, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University Medical School, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 95:2430.e1-5. 2011
    ..To perform a highly detailed semen analysis in a man whose wife had a partial mole...
  22. ncbi Prediction of maternal and neonatal adverse outcomes in pregnant women treated for hypothyroidism
    Maria K Poulasouchidou
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hormones (Athens) 11:468-76. 2012
    ....
  23. doi Dynamic endocrine test of inhibin B and anti-Müllerian hormone in men with non-obstructive azoospermia
    Christos Tsametis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:661-5. 2011
    ....
  24. doi Intravenous albumin administration for the prevention of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    Christos A Venetis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 95:188-96, 196.e1-3. 2011
    ..following question: does intravenous albumin administration reduce the risk of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) occurrence following ovarian stimulation with gonadotrophins and GnRH analogues for IVF in high-risk patients?..
  25. doi Cryopreservation of human embryos by vitrification or slow freezing: which one is better?
    Efstratios M Kolibianakis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Unit for Human Reproduction, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 21:270-4. 2009
    ..To summarize the available evidence from randomized controlled trials comparing vitrification versus slow freezing for cryopreservation of human embryos...
  26. doi Thyrotropin receptor autoantibodies and early miscarriages in patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis: a case-control study
    Konstantinos A Toulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki AUTH, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 29:793-6. 2013
    ..We conclude that no role could be advocated for TSHr-Ab in the aetiology of recurrent miscarriages in women with Hashimoto thyroiditis...
  27. doi Neurodevelopmental fetal assessment using KANET scoring system in low and high risk pregnancies
    Apostolos P Athanasiadis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, 15 Agias Sophias Str, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:363-8. 2013
    ..To assess and compare fetal behavior and neurodevelopment (KANET) between low and high risk pregnancies...
  28. doi Value of magnetic resonance imaging in diagnosis of adenomyosis and myomas of the uterus
    Charalampos P Stamatopoulos
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorghiou General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:620-6. 2012
    ..To estimate the diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in detection of myomas and adenomyosis of the uterus...
  29. doi Comparative incidence of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome following ovarian stimulation with corifollitropin alfa or recombinant FSH
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Papageorgiou Hospital, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 24:410-9. 2012
    ..9% requiring hospitalization. Although the ovaries respond more to corifollitropin alfa than to rFSH for the first 7days of ovarian stimulation, neither treatment regimen was significantly more likely to cause OHSS...
  30. doi Risk of gestational diabetes mellitus in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review and a meta-analysis
    Konstantinos A Toulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 92:667-77. 2009
    ..To evaluate the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  31. doi Does hyaluronan improve embryo implantation?
    Kalliopi E Loutradi
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 20:305-7. 2008
    ..Taking into consideration the increasing interest on hyaluronan and its biological as well as physiological properties, this review will focus on the role of this molecule in human embryo implantation...
  32. doi Thyroid autoimmunity and miscarriages: the corpus luteum hypothesis
    Konstantinos A Toulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Ring Road, Nea Efkarpia, 56403 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Med Hypotheses 73:1060-2. 2009
    ..This hypothesis, if confirmed, might have major clinical implications, such as the detection of high-risk pregnancies and the elucidation of progesterone role in the prevention of miscarriages...
  33. doi Second trimester amniotic fluid uric acid, potassium, and cysteine to methionine ratio levels as possible signs of early preeclampsia: A case report
    Maria Fotiou
    Department of Food Science and Technology, School of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 55:874-876. 2016
    ..In recent published work, there is a scientific trend aiming to unveil early biomarkers of PE based on amniotic fluid compositional changes before the development of clinical symptoms...
  34. doi Second trimester amniotic fluid glucose, uric acid, phosphate, potassium, and sodium concentrations in relation to maternal pre-pregnancy BMI and birth weight centiles
    Maria Fotiou
    Department of Food Science and Technology, School of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 28:910-5. 2015
    ....
  35. doi Association of TSH concentrations and thyroid autoimmunity with IVF outcome in women with TSH concentrations within normal adult range
    Gesthimani Mintziori
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology and Unit of Human Reproduction, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 77:84-8. 2014
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the association of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) concentrations and presence of thyroid autoimmunity (TAI) with the live birth rate in euthyroid women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)...
  36. doi Cytoskeletal analysis of human blastocysts by confocal laser scanning microscopy following vitrification
    Katerina Chatzimeletiou
    Section of Reproductive Medicine, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University Medical School, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki 56403, Greece
    Hum Reprod 27:106-13. 2012
    ....
  37. doi A case-control study on the rs3130932 single nucleotide polymorphism in the OCT4B translation initiation codon in association with cancer state
    Sokratis Katafigiotis
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorgiou General Regional Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:248-51. 2011
    ..The AGG genotype in rs3130932 is not associated with increased (or decreased) cancer risk in homozygous individuals. Research focusing on the elucidation of the biological roles of each OCT4 isoform is further warranted...
  38. doi Prenatal diagnosis of thoracic kidney in the 2nd trimester with delayed manifestation of associated diaphragmatic hernia
    Apostolos P Athanasiadis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Clin Ultrasound 39:221-4. 2011
    ....
  39. doi A prospective comparison of transvaginal ultrasound, saline infusion sonohysterography, and diagnostic hysteroscopy in the evaluation of endometrial pathology
    Grigoris F Grimbizis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 94:2720-5. 2010
    ..To compare the diagnostic performance of saline infusion sonohysterography (SIS), transvaginal ultrasound (TVS), and diagnostic hysteroscopy (DH) in the detection of endometrial lesions in symptomatic women...
  40. ncbi Evaluation of a transfer medium containing high concentration of hyaluronan in human in vitro fertilization
    Kalliopi E Loutradi
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 87:48-52. 2007
    ..To examine whether a high concentration of recombinant hyaluronan in the embryo transfer (ET) medium can influence pregnancy rates in humans...
  41. ncbi Serum inhibin-B and follicle stimulating hormone as predictors of the presence of sperm in testicular fine needle aspirate in men with azoospermia
    Dimitrios G Goulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hormones (Athens) 7:140-7. 2008
    ..The primary aim of this study was to compare Iotanh-B with FSH as predictors of the recovery of sperm in testicular fine needle aspirate in men with azoospermia...
  42. doi The impact on ovarian reserve after laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy versus three-stage management in patients with endometriomas: a prospective randomized study
    Dimitrios Tsolakidis
    Papageorgiou Hospital, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, North Efkarpia, Greece
    Fertil Steril 94:71-7. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of two different laparoscopic methods on ovarian reserve in patients with ovarian endometriomas...
  43. doi Screening performance of different methods defining fetal nasal bone hypoplasia as a single and combined marker for the detection of trisomy 21 in the second trimester
    Panayiota Papasozomenou
    a 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorgiou Hospital, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 29:3368-73. 2016
    ..To evaluate different methods of defining fetal nasal bone hypoplasia in the second trimester for the detection of trisomy 21...
  44. doi Successful isthmo-neovagina anastomosis after Davydov's colpopoiesis in Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome patients with a functional rudimentary uterine horn
    Grigoris F Grimbizis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 22:142-50. 2015
    ..Anatomic restoration of the genital tract in these patients appears to have been successful and led to functional menstruation and restitution of the patients' sex life...
  45. pmc An observational study reveals that neonatal vitamin D is primarily determined by maternal contributions: implications of a new assay on the roles of vitamin D forms
    Spyridon N Karras
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Nutr J 12:77. 2013
    ....
  46. doi Meta-analysis of cardiovascular disease risk markers in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Konstantinos A Toulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Ring Road, 56403 Nea Efkapria, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Hum Reprod Update 17:741-60. 2011
    ....
  47. doi Regulatory Τ-cell differentiation between maternal and cord blood samples in pregnancies with spontaneous vaginal delivery and with elective cesarian section
    Helen Bili
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Reprod Immunol 65:173-9. 2011
    ..The immunological mechanisms preventing fetal antigenic rejection during normal pregnancy and the extent to which the type of delivery influences lymphocyte reactions are elusive...
  48. doi New insights of osmoregulatory system changes in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Helen Bili
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 95:304-6. 2011
    ..Plasma osmolality (Posm) less or more than 280 mOsm/kg body weight were associated with inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion syndrome and hypovolemia, respectively...
  49. ncbi Serum anti-Müllerian hormone levels differentiate control from subfertile men but not men with different causes of subfertility
    Dimitrios G Goulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 24:158-60. 2008
    ..To determine stimulated serum anti-Mllerian hormone (AMH) levels in men with different causes of subfertility...
  50. ncbi The effect of oral contraceptives on assisted reproductive technology [corrected] cycles
    Efstratios M Kolibianakis
    Unit for Human Reproduction, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 19:244-7. 2007
    ..To summarize the available data regarding the value of oral contraceptive pill addition in ovarian stimulation schemes used for in-vitro fertilization...
  51. ncbi Galanin in pregnancy: is there an association with birth weight and gestational diabetes?
    Eleni Bili
    a First Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med . 2016
    ..To review the actions of galanin during pregnancy and to examine the existence of an association between galanin and birthweight as well as with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  52. ncbi Effects of vitrification on blastomere viability and cytoskeletal integrity in mouse embryos
    Zenon Oikonomou
    Unit of Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical School, Aristotle University, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Zygote . 2016
    ....
  53. doi Immunohistochemical expression pattern of metastasis suppressors KAI1 and KISS1 in endometriosis and normal endometrium
    Anna Timologou
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 199:110-5. 2016
    ..To analyze the expression pattern of metastasis suppressors KAI1 and KISS1 in the endometrium of patients with and without endometriosis...
  54. doi Propofol versus thiopental sodium as anaesthetic agents for oocyte retrieval: a randomized controlled trial
    Evangelia Goutziomitrou
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 31:752-9. 2015
    ..4% (95% CI: -5.7 to +14.6) in favour of propofol was observed. Use of propofol compared with thiopental sodium for general anaesthesia during oocyte retrieval results in similar fertilization rates and IVF outcomes. ..
  55. doi The combination of ovarian volume and outline has better diagnostic accuracy than prostate-specific antigen (PSA) concentrations in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOs)
    Eleni Bili
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 179:32-5. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the performance of prostate specific antigen (PSA) and ultrasound parameters, such as ovarian volume and outline, in the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  56. doi EMAS position statement: Late parenthood
    Gesthimani Mintziori
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Maturitas 76:200-4. 2013
    ..During the last decades, couples in Europe have been delaying parenthood, mainly due to socio-demographic factors that include increased rates of university education and employment in women and poorer financial status...
  57. ncbi The effect of leptin on the tonic secretion of gonadotropins in the female rats
    Christos Arnaoutoglou
    Department of Physiology, Medical Faculty, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:999-1006. 2008
    ..This study is an attempt to determine, the in vivo action of leptin on this hypophysiotropic hypothalamic area, by evaluating the concentrations of luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicular stimulating hormone (FSH) in the serum...
  58. doi The use of hormonal contraception and its protective role against endometrial and ovarian cancer
    Grigoris F Grimbizis
    1 st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Nea Efkarpia, Ring Road, 54603 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:29-38. 2010
    ..Hormonal contraception could be used for primary protection from ovarian and endometrial cancer development...
  59. doi Enlightening the mechanisms of POP recurrence after LeFort colpocleisis. Case report and review
    Themistoklis Mikos
    Unit of Urogynecology, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papagheorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int Urogynecol J . 2016
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  60. doi Is assessment of anti-Müllerian hormone and/or antral follicle count useful in the prediction of ovarian response in expected normal responders treated with a fixed dose of recombinant FSH and GnRH antagonists? A prospective observational study
    Maria A Ganidou
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Dept of OB GYN, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 30:817-21. 2014
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  61. doi Clinical implications of congenital uterine anomalies: a meta-analysis of comparative studies
    Christos A Venetis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece School of Women s and Children s Health, UNSW Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Reprod Biomed Online 29:665-83. 2014
    ..Hysteroscopic removal of a septum may reduce the probability of a spontaneous abortion. ..
  62. doi Serous ovarian cancer signaling pathways
    Ioannis C Kotsopoulos
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Medical School, University of Patras, Rion and 1st Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical Oncology Department, Euromedica General Clinic and Cytology Department, Theagenio Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 24:410-7. 2014
    ..Thorough understanding of the precise role of these pathways can lead to the development of new and more effective targeted therapies as well as novel biomarkers in ovarian cancer. ..
  63. pmc Outpatient management of severe early OHSS by administration of GnRH antagonist in the luteal phase: an observational cohort study
    George T Lainas
    Eugonia Assisted Reproduction Unit, 11528, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 10:69. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate whether it is feasible to manage women with severe OHSS as outpatients by treating them with GnRH antagonists in the luteal phase...
  64. doi Correlation of 2nd trimester amniotic fluid amino acid profile with gestational age and estimated fetal weight
    Apostolos P Athanasiadis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1033-8. 2011
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  65. ncbi Laparoscopic excision of uterine adenomyomas
    Grigoris F Grimbizis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Faculty, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 89:953-61. 2008
    ..To present a series of six consecutive women with adenomyomas who were successfully managed with a standard treatment strategy to elucidate the feasibility and the effectiveness of laparoscopic treatment of adenomyomas...
  66. doi OCT4B1 isoform: the novel OCT4 alternative spliced variant as a putative marker of stemness
    Spyros I Papamichos
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Regional Hospital Papageorgiou, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Mol Hum Reprod 15:269-70. 2009
    ..The new variant may be a more reliable marker of stemness than OCT4A and studies are needed to test this...
  67. doi HOX A10 and HOX A11 mutation scan in congenital malformations of the female genital tract
    Spiros A Liatsikos
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 21:126-32. 2010
    ..No subject showed a plausible causative mutation in HOX A10 or HOX A11; the sole variant observed (P38R) found in a patient with septate uterus was also present in her clinically normal mother...
  68. pmc The effects of sperm quality on embryo development after intracytoplasmic sperm injection
    Kalliopi E Loutradi
    Unit for Human Reproduction, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Ring Road, Nea Efkarpia, Thessaloniki, 546 03, Greece
    J Assist Reprod Genet 23:69-74. 2006
    ..To explore the possible relationship between sperm quality and embryo development, pregnancy and implantation rates, in patients undergoing intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)...
  69. ncbi Association of the CYP2B6 c.516G>T polymorphism with high blood propofol concentrations in women from northern Greece
    Orthodoxia Mastrogianni
    Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
    Drug Metab Pharmacokinet 29:215-8. 2014
    ..Propofol concentrations which were higher than one standard deviation of the mean were almost invariably associated with carriage of the T allele...
  70. doi Elevated serum levels of interleukin-6, interleukin-1β and human chorionic gonadotropin in pre-eclampsia
    Michail Kalinderis
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Reprod Immunol 66:468-75. 2011
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  71. ncbi Characterization of a de novo balanced 1;Y translocation in a phenotypically normal twin male infant
    Hariklia Hatzissevastou-Loukidou
    First Department of Pediatrics, Hippocration General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Fertil Steril 85:1059.e5-7. 2006
    ..To report a translocation between an autosome and the Y chromosome...
  72. ncbi Fetal reduction in a nontuplet pregnancy: technical and ethical considerations
    Apostolos P Athanasiadis
    1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Infertility and IVF Center, 7th Floor, 2, Graviast Street, 546 45 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 120:227-9. 2005
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  73. doi Metabolic syndrome and reproduction: I. testicular function
    Dimitrios G Goulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 24:33-9. 2008
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  74. ncbi Oral contraceptive pill pretreatment in ovarian stimulation with GnRH antagonists for IVF: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    George Griesinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Clinic of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
    Fertil Steril 90:1055-63. 2008
    ..To assess the impact of oral contraceptive pill (OCP) pretreatment in ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization (IVF) using gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonists...
  75. ncbi Multifollicular ovarian stimulation for IVF: more may not be better
    Basil C Tarlatzis
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:307-8. 2007
  76. ncbi Idiopathic non-obstructive azoospermia or severe oligozoospermia: a cross-sectional study in 61 Greek men
    Chariklia Giannouli
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Hippocration General Hospital, Constantinoupoleos 49, GR 546 42 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Androl 27:101-7. 2004
    ..In conclusion, men with INOA have more severe testiculopathy than these with infertility of known causes. These men may be at increased risk of developing partial androgen deficiency of the aging male...