Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Investigating uterine artery Doppler indices in Iranian Normal Pregnancies

Mahboobeh Shirazi; Fatemeh Rahimi Sharbaf; Fatemeh Golshahi; Behrokh Sahebdel; Elham Feizabad; Leila Asadi; Afsaneh Alimadad-Tafreshi; Arash Jafariyeh; Akram Valizadeh; tayebeh sedighi; Fatemeh Takaloo; Aazam Taghavi-Zahedkalaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 December 2023

  Background & Objective: Clinical use of uterine artery (UtA) Doppler ultrasound imaging requires reference values but despite the common use of UtA Doppler examination during pregnancy, to the best of our knowledge, there is no such range for Iranian pregnant women. Hence, this study aimed to investigate ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Elective Cesarean Section Beyond 39 Weeks of Gestation Decreases Prenatal Morbidities and Improve Psychomotor Development One Year After Birth

Mahboobeh Shirazi; Mohammadreza Zarkesh; Maliheh Fakehi; Marjan Ghaemi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , March and April 2022, , Pages 329-334

  Background & Objective: This study aimed to compare the neonatal outcomes and infant development one year after birth at different gestational ages of elective cesarean section (CS) beyond 38 weeks.Materials & Methods: This retrospective cohort study was recruited in an academic hospital affiliated ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Comparing Two Methods of Rectal Diclofenac Administration for Pain Management in Second Trimester Abortion: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Mahboobeh Shirazi; Mehnoosh Torkzaban; Samira Fallah; Marjan Ghaemi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , September and October 2021, , Pages 20-24

  Background and Objective: Pain is the most common side effect of induced medical abortion. However, the optimal analgesia method remains as a clinical challenge. This study aimed to compare the efficacy of two methods of administration of diclofenac as a prophylactic or a therapeutic in pain management ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal Assessment of Three Routine Axial Planes in Basic Fetal Neurosonogram Cannot Exclude Encephalocele; Introducing Two Cases

Fatemeh Golshahi; Mahboobeh Shirazi; Shirin Torabi; Fatemeh Rahimi Sharbaf; Farzaneh Nazari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2021, , Pages 147-151

  Currently, ultrasound is a well-known clinical modality for pregnancy management and has a prominent role in clinical decision-making. Accordingly, developing guidelines to outline the minimum performance standards of using ultrasound is necessary for different areas of obstetric ultrasound. The fetal ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
A Case Report of Complete Resolution of Nonimmunological Hydrops Fetalis Without Known Etiology

Fatemeh Golshahi; Mahboobeh Shirazi; Fatemeh Rahimi Sharbaf; Mohammad Reza Zarkesh; Narges Nahavandi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , June 2021, , Pages 152-156

  The prevalence of nonimmunological hydrops fetalis has been reported between 1 in 1500 and 1 in 4000, with an approximate 80% mortality rate. This case-report study explains a case of hydrops fetalis, presented with generalized edema and pleural and pericardial effusion at 30 weeks of gestation with ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Comparing Fetal Arteries’ Doppler Ultrasound Pulsatility Indexes Premature Preterm Rupture of Membrane in Admission and Pregnancy Termination

Seddighe Borna; Marjan Ghaemi; Fatemeh Golshahi; Mamak Shariat; Mahboobeh Shirazi; Behrokh Sahebdel

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 159-166

  Background & objective: Premature preterm rupture of membrane (PPROM) is a cause of preterm birth. This study investigated the effectiveness of Doppler ultrasound in predicting fetal complications and neonatal outcomes of pregnant women with PPROM.Materials & Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Diagnosis and Management of COVID-19 in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy: A Case Report

Arash Moshiri; Maryam Ahmadian; Seyedeh Nafiseh Naseri; Shima Sheibani; Mahboobeh Shirazi; Baratoallah Akbari; Atefeh Hoseinzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 2 , October 2020, , Pages 49-53

  Background: In this present study, we reported a 31-week pregnant woman who had a history of fever and chills in the past two daysreferred to Mostafa Khomeini Hospital in Tabas.Case report: A 29-year-old pregnant woman with a gestational age of 31 weeks presented to the gynecology clinic. Her chief complaint ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Comparative Evaluation Between First and Second Trimester Aneuploidy Screening Tests with Amnio Synthesis Results

Parichehr Pooransari; Mahboobeh Shirazi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , October 2020, , Pages 68-71

  Background & Objective: Screening tests for common aneuploidy, especially trisomies 21, 18, and 13, should be offered to pregnant people of all ages at first and second trimesters. Theses include combined tests (nuchal translucency (NT)+biochemical pregnancy-associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A), ...  Read More

Analysis of Ultrasonographic Misdiagnosis of Cephalothoracopagus Janiceps Conjoined Twins: A Case Report

Mehnoosh Torkzaban; Nesa Rajabpoor Nikoo; Ateeh Kalateh; Mahboobeh Shirazi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , August 2020, , Pages 27-30

  Background and Objective: Conjoined twins (CTs) are rare complications of monozygotic twinning. Cephalothoracopagus is the rarest subtype of CTs and occurs once in every 58 sets of conjoined twins or once in every three million births. Here we present such a case and analyze the possible reasons for ...  Read More

Assessment of the Sensitivity and Specificity of Screening Tests Performed in the First and Second Trimester in the Pregnant Women

Mahboobeh Shirazi; Soheila Sarmadi; Shirin Niromanesh; Fatemeh Rahimi Sharbaf; Behrokh Sahebdel; Fatemeh Golshahi; Leila Asadi; Maedeh Rahmanzadeh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March and April 2019, , Pages 12-15

  Background & Objective: Diagnosing fetal disorders and abnormalities in the early stages of pregnancy can prevent future adverse conditions for the infant and his/her family. This study aimed to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of the first- and second-trimester screening tests for identifying ...  Read More