Michael D Mueller

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin increases glycodelin gene and protein expression in human endometrium
    Michael D Mueller
    Endometriosis Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4809-15. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Progestins activate vascular endothelial growth factor gene transcription in endometrial adenocarcinoma cells
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 79:386-92. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Epithelial neutrophil-activating peptide 78 concentrations are elevated in the peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 79:815-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Regulation of vascular endothelial growth factor by tamoxifen in vitro and in vivo
    Michael D Mueller
    Universitats Frauenklinik, Inselspital Bern, Switzerland
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:119-24. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel placental and nonplacental serum markers in ectopic versus normal intrauterine pregnancy
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 81:1106-11. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Increased endometrial placenta growth factor (PLGF) gene expression in women with successful implantation
    Alessandro Santi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 96:663-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Endometriosis-associated nerve fibers, peritoneal fluid cytokine concentrations, and pain in endometriotic lesions from different locations
    Brett McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 97:373-80. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint PAPP-A and osteoprotegerin, together with interleukin-8 and RANTES, are elevated in the peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis
    Nick A Bersinger
    Endometriosis Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:103-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased ENA-78 in the follicular fluid of patients with endometriosis
    Dorothea M Wunder
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:336-42. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Peroxisome proliferating activating receptor gamma-independent attenuation of interleukin 6 and interleukin 8 secretion from primary endometrial stromal cells by thiazolidinediones
    Brett McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 97:657-64. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin increases glycodelin gene and protein expression in human endometrium
    Michael D Mueller
    Endometriosis Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4809-15. 2005
    ..Glycodelin (GdA) is an immunosuppressive endometrial glycoprotein critical for embryonic implantation and pregnancy establishment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Progestins activate vascular endothelial growth factor gene transcription in endometrial adenocarcinoma cells
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 79:386-92. 2003
    ..To determine whether progestins activate vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene transcription in endometrial adenocarcinoma cells...
  3. ncbi request reprint Epithelial neutrophil-activating peptide 78 concentrations are elevated in the peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 79:815-20. 2003
    ..To investigate the presence of epithelial neutrophil-activating peptide 78 (ENA-78) in peritoneal fluid of women with and without endometriosis and to identify the cells that produce this inflammatory protein...
  4. ncbi request reprint Regulation of vascular endothelial growth factor by tamoxifen in vitro and in vivo
    Michael D Mueller
    Universitats Frauenklinik, Inselspital Bern, Switzerland
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:119-24. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of tamoxifen on human endometrial vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene expression in vitro and in vivo...
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel placental and nonplacental serum markers in ectopic versus normal intrauterine pregnancy
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 81:1106-11. 2004
    ..To evaluate whether the serum concentrations of novel placental markers and nonplacental markers differ in ectopic pregnancy when compared with normal intrauterine pregnancy...
  6. doi request reprint Increased endometrial placenta growth factor (PLGF) gene expression in women with successful implantation
    Alessandro Santi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 96:663-8. 2011
    ..To analyze the vascularization of the endometrium via hysteroscopy and to assess its correlation with angiogenic factor gene expression and embryo implantation rate...
  7. doi request reprint Endometriosis-associated nerve fibers, peritoneal fluid cytokine concentrations, and pain in endometriotic lesions from different locations
    Brett McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 97:373-80. 2012
    ..To assess the relationship between endometriotic lesions with associated nerve fibers with both pain and peritoneal fluid (PF) cytokine concentrations based on lesion location...
  8. ncbi request reprint PAPP-A and osteoprotegerin, together with interleukin-8 and RANTES, are elevated in the peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis
    Nick A Bersinger
    Endometriosis Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:103-8. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased ENA-78 in the follicular fluid of patients with endometriosis
    Dorothea M Wunder
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:336-42. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the concentrations of chemokines and proinflammatory cytokines in the follicular fluid of patients with and without endometriosis...
  10. doi request reprint Peroxisome proliferating activating receptor gamma-independent attenuation of interleukin 6 and interleukin 8 secretion from primary endometrial stromal cells by thiazolidinediones
    Brett McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 97:657-64. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc Laparoscopic Indocyanine Green Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Endometrial Cancer
    Andrea Papadia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Berne and University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:2206-11. 2016
    ..In endometrial cancer (EMCA), indocyanine green (ICG) sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping has been reported, mainly in conjunction with robotic surgery...
  12. pmc A Comparison of Radiocolloid and Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Imaging, Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Patients with Cervical Cancer Undergoing Laparoscopic Surgery
    Sara Imboden
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Ann Surg Oncol 22:4198-203. 2015
    ..Indocyanine green (ICG) with near infrared fluorescence imaging has been introduced as a new methodology for SLN mapping. The aim of this study was to compare these two techniques in the laparoscopic treatment of cervical cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Gene expression in cultured endometrium from women with different outcomes following IVF
    Nick A Bersinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Murtenstrasse 35, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland
    Mol Hum Reprod 14:475-84. 2008
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Dose-response effect of interleukin (IL)-1β, tumour necrosis factor (TNF)-α, and interferon-γ on the in vitro production of epithelial neutrophil activating peptide-78 (ENA-78), IL-8, and IL-6 by human endometrial stromal cells
    Nick A Bersinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 283:1291-6. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was the analysis of the production of ENA-78, IL-6 and IL-8 by cultured human endometrial stromal cells in the presence of varying concentrations of IL-1β, TNF-α, and interferon-γ...
  15. doi request reprint Painful love-"hispareunia" after sling erosion of the female partner
    Stefan Mohr
    University Hospital of Bern and University of Bern Department of Urogynaecology, Gynaecology, Frauenklinik, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 8:1740-6. 2011
    ..Symptoms may include vaginal discharge, infections, postcoital bleeding, and alterations of the sexual function. Little is known about the effect of sling erosion on the sexual function of the male partner...
  16. ncbi request reprint Basal and cytokine-stimulated production of epithelial neutrophil activating peptide-78 (ENA-78) and interleukin-8 (IL-8) by cultured human endometrial epithelial and stromal cells
    Nick A Bersinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 89:1530-6. 2008
    ..To analyze the constitutive production of epithelial neutrophil activating peptide 78 (ENA-78) and interleukin-8 (IL-8) by epithelial cells and the response of these cells to cytokine stimulation...
  17. ncbi request reprint FIGO stage IIIC endometrial cancer identification among patients with complex atypical hyperplasia, grade 1 and 2 endometrioid endometrial cancer: laparoscopic indocyanine green sentinel lymph node mapping versus frozen section of the uterus, why get arou
    Andrea Papadia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Berne, University of Berne, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol . 2016
    ..To compare two surgical strategies used to identify lymph node metastases in patients with preoperative diagnosis of complex atypical hyperplasia (CAH), grade 1 and 2 endometrial cancer (EC)...
  18. doi request reprint Accuracy of Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping After Previous Hysterectomy in Patients with Occult Cervical Cancer
    Andrea Papadia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Berne and University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:2199-205. 2016
    ..We aimed to compare sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping between patients with postoperative diagnosis of occult cervical carcinoma and patients with cervical cancer and uterus in situ...
  19. doi request reprint Glucose transporter expression in eutopic endometrial tissue and ectopic endometriotic lesions
    Brett McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, Effingerstrasse 102, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, Murtenstrasse 35, Bern CH 3010, Switzerland
    J Mol Endocrinol 52:169-79. 2014
    ..The inducible nature of GLUT4 and its limited cellular expression may make GLUT4 an attractive target for non-hormone-based treatments of endometriosis. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancies: a comparison between interstitial and "more distal" tubal pregnancies
    Konstantinos Nirgianakis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital Bern, University of Berne, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010, Berne, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet . 2016
    ..In case of interstitial pregnancy, however, a laparoscopic surgical approach is still a matter of debate. The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and feasibility of a laparoscopic approach to interstitial pregnancies...
  21. ncbi request reprint TNFα-induced IKKβ complex activation influences epithelial, but not stromal cell survival in endometriosis
    Vida Kocbek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, Effingerstrasse 102, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland
    Mol Hum Reprod 22:768-777. 2016
    ..Can the activity of the IκB kinase (IKKβ) complex in endometriotic cells contribute to endometriotic lesion survival?..
  22. doi request reprint Prolapse and sexual function 8 years after neovagina according to Shears: a study of 43 cases with Mayer-von Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome
    Annette Kuhn
    Department of Gynaecology, Frauenklinik, University Hospital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Int Urogynecol J 24:1047-52. 2013
    ..To investigate sexual and anatomical outcome after Shears neovagina in patients with Mayer-von Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome (MRKH)...
  23. doi request reprint Sexual function after vaginal and abdominal fistula repair
    Stefan Mohr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 211:74.e1-6. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare clinical outcomes and sexual function between transvaginal and transabdominal repairs of vesicovaginal fistulae (VVF)...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical scoring system for vulvar lichen sclerosus
    Andreas R Günthert
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 9:2342-50. 2012
    ..Advanced disease severely affects quality of life like sexual disorders and is also associated with an increased risk of vulvar cancer...
  25. pmc Steroids and protein markers in the follicular fluid as indicators of oocyte quality in patients with and without endometriosis
    Dorothea M Wunder
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Assist Reprod Genet 22:257-64. 2005
    ..To investigate the concentrations of steroid hormones (estradiol, progesterone), pregnancy-associated protein-A, IGF-binding protein-4 and leptin in the follicular fluid of infertile patients with and without endometriosis...
  26. doi request reprint PPAR-gamma expression in peritoneal endometriotic lesions correlates with pain experienced by patients
    Brett McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 93:293-6. 2010
    ..In peritoneal endometriotic lesions, the expression of peroxisome proliferation-activated receptor gamma, a nuclear receptor with antiinflammatory and neuroprotective roles, is positively correlated with the pain reported by patients...
  27. doi request reprint Laparoscopy or laparotomy? A comparison of 240 patients with early-stage endometrial cancer
    Alessandro Santi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Effingerstrasse 102, CH 3012, Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 24:939-43. 2010
    ..This study aimed to compare the safety and efficacy of laparoscopy and laparotomy in the surgical treatment of early endometrial cancer, especially in obese women...
  28. doi request reprint Correction of erosion after suburethral sling insertion for stress incontinence: results and related sexual function
    Annette Kuhn
    Department of Gynaecology, University Hospital Bern and University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Urol 56:371-6. 2009
    ..Suburethral slings are commonly used for the surgical treatment of female stress incontinence; occasionally they can cause erosion and dyspareunia...
  29. doi request reprint Sexual and organ function in patients with symptomatic prolapse: are pessaries helpful?
    Annette Kuhn
    Department of Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology, Inselspital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 91:1914-8. 2009
    ..To evaluate quality of life and pelvic organ and sexual function before and during pessary use in patients with symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse and to determine reasons which lead to cessation of pessary use...
  30. doi request reprint Sexual function after suburethral sling removal for dyspareunia
    Annette Kuhn
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Effingerstr 102, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 23:765-8. 2009
    ..Recent studies have reported varying degrees of sexual impairment after TVT insertion ranging from 0% to 15% including dyspareunia...
  31. doi request reprint Kinase signalling pathways in endometriosis: potential targets for non-hormonal therapeutics
    Brett D McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, Effingerstrasse 102, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland Department of Clinical Research, University of Berne, Murtenstrasse 35, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland
    Hum Reprod Update 22:. 2016
    ..Many of these kinase signalling pathways are constitutively activated in endometriosis. These pathways are being investigated as therapeutic targets in other diseases and thus may also represent a target for endometriosis treatment...
  32. doi request reprint Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Imaging in the Surgical Management of an Iatrogenic Lymphatic Fistula: Description of a Surgical Technique
    Andrea Papadia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Berne and University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 22:1304-6. 2015
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Inflammation and nerve fiber interaction in endometriotic pain
    Brett D McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, Effingerstrasse 102, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland Department of Clinical Research, University of Berne, Murtenstrasse 35, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland Electronic address
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 26:1-10. 2015
    ..We propose that an interaction between lesions and nerve fibers, mediated by inflammation, may be important in endometriosis-associated pain. ..
  34. pmc Hormonal contraceptive use and the prevalence of endometriotic lesions at different regions within the peritoneal cavity
    Brett D McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, University of Berne, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    Biomed Res Int 2014:590950. 2014
    ..In conclusion, women with endometriosis who are currently using HC are less likely to have ovarian endometriotic lesions than in alternate locations. ..
  35. pmc Enhanced inflammatory activity of endometriotic lesions from the rectovaginal septum
    Dominic Bertschi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Berne University Hospital, 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    Mediators Inflamm 2013:450950. 2013
    ..Furthermore, IL-6 and TNF α are produced in significantly higher quantities in RVS lesions compared to other lesions. ..
  36. doi request reprint Bulking agents: an analysis of 500 cases and review of the literature
    Stefan Mohr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Effingerstr 102, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Int Urogynecol J 24:241-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively analyze the efficacy and safety of bulking agents in the setting of a tertiary referral center...
  37. doi request reprint Induction of the neurokinin 1 receptor by TNFα in endometriotic tissue provides the potential for neurogenic control over endometriotic lesion growth
    Brett D McKinnon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, CH 3010, Switzerland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:2469-77. 2013
    ..Endometriosis is characterized by the growth of ectopic endometrial tissue. Nerve fibers are frequently associated with ectopic lesions, and neurogenic inflammation may play a role in endometriosis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Tubal sterilization: complications of laparoscopy and minilaparotomy
    Alexander W Huber
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Berne, Inselspital, Effingerstrasse 102, Berne 3010, Switzerland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:105-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether intra- and post-operative morbidity varies according to the method used for female sterilization...
  39. doi request reprint Out of Eastern Africa: defibulation and sexual function in woman with female genital mutilation
    Elke Krause
    Department of Urogynaecology, Frauenklinik, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 8:1420-5. 2011
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Quality of life 15 years after sex reassignment surgery for transsexualism
    Annette Kuhn
    Frauenklinik, University Hospital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 92:1685-1689.e3. 2009
    ..To evaluate quality of life and patients' satisfaction in transsexual patients (TS) after sex reassignment operation compared with healthy controls...
  41. doi request reprint Endometrial and cervical cancer patients with multiple sentinel lymph nodes at laparoscopic ICG mapping: How many are enough?
    Andrea Papadia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Berne and University of Berne, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 142:1831-6. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate (a) whether or not a higher SLN removal count is associated with a reduced false-negative rate and (b) which clinical factors correlate with the number of SLNs removed...
  42. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Repair of Uterine Scar Isthmocele Connected With the Extra-Amniotic Space in Early Pregnancy
    Daniele Bolla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 23:261-4. 2016
    ..The uterine defect was successfully sutured laparoscopically under ultrasound guidance. The pregnancy continued uneventfully, and a healthy baby was delivered via cesarean section at 38 weeks gestational age...
  43. pmc Anti-Müllerian hormone and progesterone levels produced by granulosa cells are higher when derived from natural cycle IVF than from conventional gonadotropin-stimulated IVF
    Zahraa Kollmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital Berne, Berne University Hospital, Effingerstrasse 102, 3010, Berne, Switzerland
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 13:21. 2015
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint [New insights into the pathophysiology of endometriosis]
    Corinne Neukomm
    Kliniken und Polikliniken für Frauenheilkunde, Universitätsspital Insel, Bern, Switzerland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 47:113-7. 2007
    ..This article gives an overview of the different factors involved in the development, growth and progression of endometriosis...
  45. doi request reprint Standardized pelvic floor exercises improve stress urinary incontinence in women with intrinsic sphincter deficiency
    Corinne Lehmann
    Institute for Physiotherapy, Department of Physiotherapy, Bern, Switzerland
    Neurourol Urodyn 35:711-6. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the effect of a standardized physiotherapy on patients with SUI and normotonic urethra and ISD...
  46. doi request reprint Should Groin Recurrence Still Be Considered as a Palliative Situation in Vulvar Cancer Patients?: A Brief Report
    Janine N Frey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 26:575-9. 2016
    ..Recurrence of groin metastases in vulvar cancer patients is assumed to be lethal. It is unknown if early detection of relapse and multimodal treatment strategies improve the outcome of patients with groin recurrence...
  47. doi request reprint Laparoscopic management of bowel endometriosis: resection margins as a predictor of recurrence
    Konstantinos Nirgianakis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:1262-7. 2014
    ..To evaluate possible predictive factors for recurrence after laparoscopic segmental bowel resection for bowel endometriosis...
  48. doi request reprint Correlation between altered central pain processing and concentration of peritoneal fluid inflammatory cytokines in endometriosis patients with chronic pelvic pain
    Alban Y Neziri
    From the University Department of Anaesthesiology and Pain Therapy, University Hospital of Bern, Inselspital, Bern Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cantonal Hospital of St Gallen, St Gallen University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Berne, Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland Center for Sensory Motor Interaction, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark and Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 39:181-4. 2014
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Sexual function after sacrocolpopexy
    Annette Kuhn
    Department of Gynaecology, Frauenklinik, Inselspital, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 7:4018-23. 2010
    ..Sacrocolpopexy is the gold standard of surgical treatment for apical prolapse in fit, sexually active patients. Few data exist which determine sexual function after sacrocolpopexy...
  50. doi request reprint Male and female sexual function after surgical repair of female organ prolapse
    Annette Kuhn
    University Hospital and University of Bern, Urogynaecology, Bern, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 6:1324-34. 2009
    ..Few data are available referring to male and female sexual function after prolapse repair of symptomatic pelvic organ...
  51. ncbi request reprint Altered expression of a cell-cycle suppressor gene, Tob-1, in endometriotic cells by cDNA array analyses
    Dan I Lebovic
    Reproductive Endocrinology Division, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Fertil Steril 78:849-54. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of this cytokine on normal endometrial stromal cells and endometriotic stromal cells we performed cDNA expression array analyses before and after exposure to IL-1beta...
  52. ncbi request reprint "Kissing ovaries": a sonographic sign of moderate to severe endometriosis
    Fabio Ghezzi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Insubria, Del Ponte Hospital, Varese, Italy
    Fertil Steril 83:143-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether the presence of kissing ovaries at ultrasound is a marker for endometriosis and whether it correlates with the severity of the disease...
  53. ncbi request reprint Angiogenic factors in endometriosis
    Robert N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0556, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 955:89-100; discussion 118, 396-406. 2002
    ..We postulate that interference with angiogenic principles expressed in the peritoneum may constitute novel therapeutic opportunities for the prevention, amelioration, or treatment of pelvic endometriosis...
  54. pmc PPAR-gamma receptor ligand induces regression of endometrial explants in baboons: a prospective, randomized, placebo- and drug-controlled study
    Dan I Lebovic
    Reproductive Endocrinology Division, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:1108-19. 2007
    ..To determine the effects of a thiazolidinedione (TZD) agonist of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR)-gamma, rosiglitazone, in a baboon model of established endometriosis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Seasonality in human semen quality of smokers and non-smokers: effect of temperature
    Robert Künzle
    University Department of Clinical Research, Inselspital KKL G3 825, Berne CH 3010, Switzerland
    Asian J Androl 6:243-7. 2004
    ..To analyse the possible effect of seasonal variation on semen parameters...
  56. ncbi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic ureterolysis for ureteral endometriosis
    Fabio Ghezzi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Insubria, Del Ponte Hospital, Varese, Italy
    Fertil Steril 86:418-22. 2006
    ..To evaluate the adequacy of laparoscopic ureterolysis as a primary treatment option for ureteral endometriosis...
  57. ncbi request reprint Angiogenic effects of norplant contraception on endometrial histology and uterine bleeding
    Elizabeth A Pritts
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, 513 Parnassus, Health Sciences West 1656, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0556, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2142-7. 2005
    ..Irregular bleeding with Norplant use appears to reflect paracrine-mediated effects on vascular function by angiogenic factors, such as VEGF...
  58. ncbi request reprint Expression of mannose-binding lectin in the peritoneal fluid of women with and without endometriosis
    Shahryar K Kavoussi
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Endometriosis Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Fertil Steril 85:1526-8. 2006
    ..Mannose-binding lectin (MBL) modulates inflammation and usually enhances clearance of apoptotic cells. We observed that the concentration and total amount of peritoneal fluid MBL does not differ in patients with and without endometriosis...