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A case report of successful pregnancy in a patient with pure 46,XY gonadal dysgenesis.
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PMID:  18675968     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
OBJECTIVE: To report a successful pregnancy in a patient with pure 46,XY gonadal dysgenesis. DESIGN: Case report. SETTING: Academic reproductive endocrinology and infertility unit. PATIENT(S): A patient with pure 46,XY gonadal dysgenesis and a desire to become pregnant. INTERVENTION(S): Laparoscopic gonadectomy, in vitro fertilization using donor oocytes, transfer of cryopreserved blastocysts, and cesarean delivery. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S): Successful pregnancy and live birth. RESULT(S): Successful pregnancy and delivery of a healthy infant following in vitro fertilization using donor oocytes and embryo transfer. CONCLUSION(S): With the use of donor oocytes, patients with pure 46,XY gonadal dysgenesis can anticipate successful pregnancy.
Beth J Plante; Marc A Fritz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-08-03
Journal Detail:
Title:  Fertility and sterility     Volume:  90     ISSN:  1556-5653     ISO Abbreviation:  Fertil. Steril.     Publication Date:  2008 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-11-10     Completed Date:  2008-12-10     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372772     Medline TA:  Fertil Steril     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2015.e1-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-7570, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Cesarean Section
Embryo Implantation
Embryo Transfer
Fertilization in Vitro*
Gonadal Dysgenesis, 46,XY / complications*,  surgery
Infertility, Female / etiology,  therapy*
Live Birth
Oocyte Donation*
Treatment Outcome
Young Adult

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