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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Obstetrics\Gynecology
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Obstetrics\Gynecology. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Alternative Science and Human Reproduction
01/01/70 - Human reproduction has become the victim of alternative science, rife with alternative definitions of well-understood medical conditions and characterized by rejection of the scientific method as the standard for generating and evaluating evidence. Alternative science begins with alternative facts…

Lithium Use in Pregnancy and the Risk of Cardiac Malformations
01/01/70 - In the early 1970s, results from the International Register of Lithium Babies evaluating infants born to mothers who were treated with lithium early in pregnancy suggested a risk of Ebstein?s anomaly, a right ventricular outflow tract obstruction defect, that was increased by a factor of 400 (on…

Case 16-2017 ? A 69-Year-Old Woman with Urinary Incontinence
01/01/70 - Presentation of Case. Dr. John O. Schorge: A 69-year-old woman was evaluated at the gynecologic oncology clinic of this hospital because of persistent urinary incontinence. Seven years before this evaluation, the patient had received a diagnosis of superficial bladder cancer (low grade), for which…

Oil-Based or Water-Based Contrast for Hysterosalpingography in Infertile Women
01/01/70 - Infertility, which is defined as the inability to conceive after 1 year of unprotected intercourse, affects approximately one of every six couples who are trying to get pregnant. Hysterosalpingography to assess tubal patency is part of the infertility evaluation in many cases. Although…

Treatment of Endometriosis-Associated Pain with Elagolix, an Oral GnRH Antagonist
01/01/70 - Endometriosis is a chronic, estrogen-dependent, inflammatory condition that is characterized by the implantation of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterus and affects 6 to 10% of women of reproductive age. Endometriosis symptoms include dysmenorrhea, nonmenstrual pelvic pain, and dyspareunia,…

Cancer-Associated Mutations in Endometriosis without Cancer
01/01/70 - Endometriosis is a relatively common disease, affecting up to 10% of women of reproductive age. Its incidence is as high as 50% among adolescents with pelvic pain. Clinical symptoms include dysmenorrhea, pelvic pain, and infertility. Endometriotic lesions are considered to be benign (nonmalignant…

New Lessons about Endometriosis ? Somatic Mutations and Disease Heterogeneity
01/01/70 - Endometriosis is a common estrogen-dependent inflammatory disorder that affects 6 to 10% of women of reproductive age and up to 50% of women with infertility and pelvic pain. Endometriosis is a complex disease with risk influenced by many factors; its pathogenesis is poorly understood, and current…

Zika Virus Infection and Associated Neurologic Disorders in Brazil
01/01/70 - To the Editor: The first cases of a new illness involving fever and rash that was deemed to have been caused by Zika virus (ZIKV) infection in Brazil were reported in 2014, and the presence of the virus was confirmed in April 2015. In October 2015, an unusual increase in the number of cases of…

The Perils of Trumping Science in Global Health ? The Mexico City Policy and Beyond
01/01/70 - During his first week in office, President Donald Trump reinstated an executive order banning U.S. aid to any international organization that supports abortion-related activities, including counseling or referrals. The so-called Mexico City Policy ? colloquially referred to as the "global gag rule"…

Gartner?s Duct Cyst
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